BRINGING THE MISSING HOME
Sussex Search and Rescue (SusSAR) is the primary search resource for Sussex Police. We are a dedicated team of professionally trained and equipped local volunteers who can employ specialist skills in the search for vulnerable missing persons

Record number of applicants apply to join dedicated Sussex Search & Rescue Team


To maintain its search capabilities and aid Sussex Police in locating and returning vulnerable, missing persons to their families, Sussex Search & Rescue ‘SusSAR’ recently embarked…
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Who we are


We operate 24/7, every day of the year. Find out more about what we do and how we operate as a charity...

Become a Team member


Find out more about our recruitment process and what it entails to become a team member... Our recruitment process is announced annually on our social media pages . keep a lookout here and on our social media pages for further details.

Callouts and training in 2024


  • CALLOUTS
  • TRAINING EXERCISES

Statistics for 2023

53
Callouts
£500k
Equivalent value provided to Sussex Police and Community
54
Training exercises
64
Search technicians
8
Swiftwater rescue technicians
4
Rescue vehicles
£30k
Expenses annually
7131
Hours donated