Oswego County SAR

Area Serviced

 

Oswego County and surrounding areas. Willing to go anywhere

Activation

 

Contact Oswego County 911 Center at (800) 962-4433 or (315) 349-8501

Skills

 

Grid teams. Seven (7) DEC Crew Bosses. Members are DEC trained and competent in Search Procedures, Map & Compass, Land Navigation, and GPS. All members are certified Project Lifesaver Operators

Equipment

 

All Equipment necessary to carry out search: string, flagging, flashlights. One Polaris 6x6 Ranger ATV in trailer, Four (4) Project Lifesaver Receiver units, hand-held thermal imaging unit, Three (3) sets of night vision goggles, multiple GPS's, 7'x14' heated communications and command trailer. 1KW and 5KW Generators. Crew Cab GMC Sierra, 4WD with cap.

Radios

 

Twelve (12) handheld VHF P25 radios. Four (4) mobile VHF P25 Radios. Mobile and Portable Motorola Trunked UHF radios for Regional Communications System. Deployable 30' antenna mast. VTAC36 portable repeater. Trailer Communications include high and low band, Motorola UHF Trunking, UHF conventional, 2M and 70cm Amateur, Marine VHF, GPS.

Medical

 

Two (2) EMT's. All members trained in Wilderness First Aid. One BLS First Aid Field Pack. AED. Two (2) stokes stretcher: wire mesh and fiberglass. Skedco SKED rescue system, Trail litter carrier, Scoop Stretcher, backboards.

Technical

 

Members are trained to Awareness level for technical rope rescue.

Maps

 

All Topos of Oswego County and most of NYS. Specialized maps of local parks and hunting clubs. Fixed and Portable PC with MapTech Terrain Navigator Pro installed.  Portable and fixed printers.Wide format (24 inch) color printer.

Additional

 

oswegocountysar.com

Mailing

Address

 

Oswego County Pioneer Search and Rescue
P.O. Box 229
Parish, NY 13131

Contact Information

 

Coordinator / Chief
Aaron Albrecht
1704 County Route 37
West Monroe, NY 13167
(315) 289-3589 (C)
EMail: aalbrecht510@gmail.com

 

Ass't Coordinator/Command Staff/Lieutenant
Patti Ruffos
(315) 480-4479 (C)
EMail: pattipp27@aol.com

 

Command Staff /Captain
Joe Homola
PO Box 29
Pompey, NY 13138
(315) 409-5506
EMail: ltn11010@aol.com

 

Command Staff / Lieutenant
Gunnar Eric Svalland
212 Erwin Street
Boonville, NY
(315)-571-5034
EMail:
n2jhj@twcny.rr.com

 


Secretary
Debbie Palm

EMail: debbie.palm@fulton.com

 


Treasurer
Leonard Redhead

EMail: kc2cny@aol.com

 
    

 


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