Benton County, Oregon

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Printed on Apr 24, 2014 @ 1:11 PM

 

Benton County Emergency Services – Search & Rescue Missions

Benton County Search and Rescue statistics:

2010 - 21 missions

2011 - 31 missions

2012 - 47 missions

2013 - 34 missions

 

Date
County
Mission Age / Sex
Description
Results
           
04/14/14 Benton / CPD Missing Person 10/Male Left on his bike while his mom was asleep.  Called his mom from a Subway store and later released to his dad. Found Safe
04/13/14 Benton / CPD Missing Person 20/Female Did not return home after going to see her ex-boyfriend who had previously theartend her life. Found Safe
04/10/14 Benton Missing Person 59/Male Man in bad health did not return home after work. Found Safe
04/04/14 Benton / CPD Missing Person 6/Male Child found on the sidewalk in pajamas by a passerby, Mom came out of apartment and took him home. Found Safe
03/30/14 Benton / CPD Missing Child 7/Male Located sleeping in a closet under his stuffed animals. Found Safe
03/21/14 Benton / CPD Mising Person 50/Male Has dementia missing from an adult day center. Found Safe
03/18/14 Benton Missing Person 52/Male Tried to fake his own suicide and ended up turning himself in. Found Safe
03/14/14 Benton Missing Children 5 &6 /Male Wandered away from their residence.  Located 100 yards in a wooded area. Found Safe
02/21/14 Benton Missing Person 2/Female Found at the end of a street with a bottle.  Mom located him. Found Safe
02/16/14 Benton Investigate object N/A Object down an embankment thought to be a truck.  CMRU rappeld down and discovered it was just an old canopy. Item identified
02/12/14 Benton / CPD Missing Child 3/Male Crossed the street to get candy at the store. Found Safe
02/11/14 Benton Missing Person 35/Male Man late for work reported missing.  Helo spotted him on a snowy road which was blocked ahead and turned him around. Found Sate
02/06/14 Benton / CPD Missing Peson 26/Female A woman was unable to locate her sister and baby, last seen going for a walk in the snow.  Found at home in bed.  Found Safe
02/02/13 Benton / CPD Missing Person 51/Female Daughter reported that her mother did not make it home from work.  She goat a motel room due to bad weather conditions. Found Safe
12/11/2014 Benton Rescue Transport N/A Vehicle transportation for doctors and non-emergency patients during snow event. 47 total Delivered Safe
11/25/13 Benton / CPD Missing Person 56/Male Dementia patient new to the Corvallis area found in Junction City. Found Safe
11/25/13 Lane Missing Person 83/Male Missing dementia patient found safe in a closet of his facility. Found Safe
11/10/13 Lincoln Missing Person 66/Male Hunter with dementia was confused about where he parked his car and unfamiliar with the area. Found Safe
11/04/13 Benton Missing Person 64/Male Wife not able to contact husband with medical condition working in Virginia. Concerned citizen found him partially clothed. Found Safe
11/02/13 Benton Missing Person 88/Female Became disoriented walking in her neighborhood feeding stray cats. Found Safe
10/25/13 Polk Missing Person 41/Male His vehicle was located at Mill Creek Park.  We walked out on his own Found Safe
10/06/13 Benton Evidence Search N/A Find missing items from a car burglary at Alsea Falls Nothing Found
09/02/13 Benton Missing Person 26/Female Located and returned to sister who will get her some help. Found Safe
08/30/13 Benton Missing Person 77/Male Located with family members later on same day in Salem. Found Safe
08/05/13 Benton Water Rescue 42/M, 43, 47/F Misjudged how long it takes to float from Corvallis to Hyak Park. Called for help when it got dark, cold and late. Rescued
08/02/13 Linn Water Rescue 19/Male Search Green Peter Reservoir for male who fell off a cliff into the water. Found Deceased
07/30/13 Benton Water Rescue 33/Female Kayaker could not paddle against the current so decided to go with it until help came. Rescued
07/28/13 Benton Missing Persons 39/Male, 47/Female Floaters separated on the river. Two of them exited the river and were found walking down the Hwy. Found Safe
07/27/13 Benton Missing Persons N/A Eight hikers at Alsea Falls took a wrong turn but were able to walk out on their own. Found Safe
07/21/13 Benton Water Rescue 8/Male Kayak capsized in fast moving water. Marine Deputy pulled him on to his boat and returned him to his family Rescued
07/20/13 Linn Land Rescue 64/Male Climber fell and landed in a crevasse on Mt. Jefferson. Mountain Rescue and the National Guard lifted him out Rescued
07/13/13 Benton Water Rescue 29, 31/Females

Fell off raft and clinging to a branch in the river. Marine Deputy's pulled them to safety.

Rescued
06/23/13 Clackamas Missing Person 59/Male Lost climber on Mt. Hood. Found Deceased
06/07/13 Benton Lost Person 62/Female Hiking on Mary's Peak and called 911 to say she was lost but eventually found her way back to the car Safe
05/26/13 Benton Missing Person 12/Male Mother reported son missing but he was just riding his bike in the park and returned home. Found Safe
05/24/13 Polk Missing Person 31/Male Women reported her boyfriend did not come home. Located by a friend on Bald Mountian. Found Deceased
05/20/13 Benton Beacon Search N/A Beacon going off in S. Corvallis Found
05/11/13 Benton Missing Person ?/Male Mountain biking on Marys Peak separated from group Found Safe
05/11/13 Benton Crisis Support N/A Crisis support team activated to counsel SAR members who recovered a body. Complete
05/11/13 Linn Recovery 21/Male Drowned at Blue Pool after diving into the water. Recovered
05/09/13 Polk Missing Person ?/Male Missing Logger Found Safe
04/29/13 Benton Missing Person 6/Female Found in her house sleeping in a corner Found Safe
03/30/13 Clackamas Missing Person 23/Female Lost hiker on Mt. Hood. She spent 7 days on the mountain until she was found.  Found Alive
03/19/13 Benton Missing Person 13/Male Mother reported son missing but he just got on the wrong school bus. Found Safe
03/18/13 Benton Missing Persons 21/Female, 27/Male Called dispatch to report they were lost in McDonald Forest. Found Safe
03/05/13 Benton Rescue N/A 3 adults and 2 small children in multiple vehicles stuck in snow on Marys Peak. Rescued
02/08/13 Benton Evidence Search N/A Tracking Unit called to track direction of travel robber fled the market Tracks found
01/30/13 Hawaii Missing Person 47/Male Benton County resident lost while hiking in Hawaii Found Safe
01/26/13 Benton Missing Person 32/Male Hiker lost in McDonald forest Found Safe
12/5/12 Skamania Missing Person 60 / Female Missing mushroom hunter in Washington State Still Missing
11/27/12 Benton Missing Person 27 / Female Truck got stuck in the mud on a logging road. Found Safe
11/21/12 Polk Missing Person 60 / Male Mushroom picker lost in Kings Valley Hwy County Line area Found Safe
11/19/12 Benton Beacon Search N/A Beacon was thrown away and owner thought he had disabled it. Signal Stopped
11/11/12 Benton Missing Person 56 / Male Mushroom picker lost in the area of North Ridge Trailhead on Marys Peak Found Safe
10/30/12 Benton Missing Person 59 / Female Victim called dispatch to report she was lost. Found Safe
10/29/12 Clackamas Missing Persons 16/17 Males Hikers missing from Molalla River Corridor Table Rock, Lost creek meadow area Found Safe
10/28/12 Benton Missing Person 59/65 Males Citizen helping lost hunter reported missing by wife. Found Safe
10/25/12 Benton Missing Person 7 / Male Boy slipped out back door and found walking alone on Gellatly Way. Found Safe
10/23/12 Benton Missing Person 50 / Female Reported missing by husband but was actually not missing just in Salem. Found Safe
10/4/12 Yamhill Missing Person 24 / Male Last seen at friends residence. Has seizures and left without medication. Still Missing
10/2/12 Benton Missing Person 18 / Male Mother reported son had not been seen since he left her house Missing
9/29/12 Benton Missing Persons 17 / Female Lost hunting in the woods. She walked approx. 10 miles out of the woods. Self Rescue
9/25/12 Benton Missing Person 28, 7/M, 3/F Did not return home from ATVing in the forest. Found Safe
9/15/12 Benton Evidence Search N/A Trackers called out to locate a camp and/or person(s) trespassing on private land. Located & Arrested
9/14/12 Lane Missing Person 74 / Female Camping at Waldo Lake and found her in the water. Found Deceased
9/09/12 Linn Missing Person 60 / Female Search for missing kayaker on Calapooia River near Brownsville Found Safe
9/01/12 Benton Missing Child 5 / Male Family on bike outing became separated. Found Safe
8/30/12 Benton Animal Neglect 30 / Mare Investigation of a emaciated horse.  Discovered it had cancer and no teeth. Put Down
8/25/12 Benton Missing Person 14 / Male Wandered away from family picnic in Alsea Found Safe
8/19/12 Benton Missing Person 46 / Female Search for horseback rider, self-rescued Found Safe
8/13/12 Benton Water Rescue 62 / Female Kayak flipped and victim needed ride back to river landing Rescued
8/13/12 Benton Missing Person 30 / Male Mother reported autistic son overdue from hitchhiking to an event in The Dalles. Found Safe
8/12/12 Benton Evidence Search N/A Search crime scene for evidence at shooting site Neutral
8/09/12 Marion Missing Person 52 / Male Separated from party while hiking near Mt. Jefferson Still Missing
8/03/12 Linn Missing Person 61 / Male Went fishing and reported overdue by wife. Found Deceased
8/03/12 Benton Lost Person

26 / Female

32 / Male

Stranded on shore after raft deflated. Marine patrol picked up and returned to boat ramp. Safe
7/21/12 Linn Medical Rescue 21 / Female Injured back diving into Blue Pool on McKenzie River. Picked up by Black Hawk helicopter and taken to hospital, treated & released Rescued
7/20/12 Benton Missing Person 26 / Female Ran away from parents, is bipolar and has attempted suicide. Search called off after contact texting her cell. Didn’t want to be found. Found Safe
6/29/12 Benton Missing Person 22 / Female Girl was let out of car at an unknown location in the early morning. All highly intoxicated and couldn't remember where she was left. Found Safe
5/21/12 Linn Missing Persons 22, 5 / Males Fell down cliff into the Santiam River while fishing 2 Deceased
5/12/12 Benton Missing Person Female Racer in 50K ultra marathon left race and thought to be missing on forest trail system. Found at home in Portland. Found Safe
5/07/12 Lincoln Missing Persons 28, 59 / Males Canoe broken and two men were lost and trying to walk out. Found Safe
4/08/12 Polk Missing Persons 22 / Female Mother reported her daughter missing. She was on drugs and didn’t want to be found. Located her at the Peacock Tavern days later and returned home. Found Safe
4/02/12 Benton Animal Rescue 10 / Mare Posse seized a malnutritioned horse Recovering
3/31/12
Benton Animal Rescue 20 / Gelding Posse seized a malnutritioned horse Recovering
3/17/12 Benton Missing child 5 / Male Inside home sleeping behind a chair Found Safe
3/13/12 Benton Evidence Search N/A Tracking unit called upon for evidence search. Nothing Found
3/10/12 Benton Missing Person 24 / Male Search the river for body of suicide person Partial recovery
03/10/12 Benton Animal Rescue 22 / Stallion Remove emaciated horse from owner out of town until May Recovering
02/12/12 Linn Missing Person Male Reported missing by wife Found Safe
02/11/12 Linn Missing Person 62 / Female Walked away from home after a domestic argument Found Safe
02/06/12 Clackamas Missing Person 31 / Male Lost climber on Mt. Hood Found Deceased
01/28/12 Benton Missing Person 18 / Male Lost in Mac-Dunn forest after participating in a fraternity hazing Found Safe
01/12/2012 Benton Recovery  N/A Locate lost beacon at the dump Still Missing
01/08/2012 Benton Missing Person 58 / Male Lost bicyclist Found Safe
11/13/2011 Polk Recovery 32 / Male Elk hunter shot by accident Body Recovered
11/01/2011
Douglas
Missing Person
71 / Male
Hunter - Twin Lakes area
Still Missing
10/18/2011
Linn
Missing Person
27 / Male
Elk hunter lost on Moose Mountain
Rescued
10/15/2011
Benton
Missing Person
26 / Male
Mushroom picker
Rescued
10/11/2011
Clackamas
Missing Person
47 / Female
Car found parked at Mt. Hood National Forest
Found Deceased
10/06/2011
Linn
Missing Person 56/Male
Father of murder suspect found
Homicide
10/04/2011
Benton
Evidence Search 19 / Male
Car was highjacked, found on Marys Peak Road
Homicide
9/23/2011
Benton
Missing Person
21 / Male
Body found by land owners on Hurlburt Road
Homicide
9/21/2011
Benton
Evidence Search N/A Report of persons unloading a black plastic bag the size of a body out of a car's trunk
Nothing Found
9/15/2011
Linn
Missing Person
45 / Male
Car found at Foster Lake
Suicide
9/04/2011
Benton
Water Rescue Male Swimmer needed help out of water
Rescued
8/19/2011
Benton
Water Rescue Male Boaters flipped and lost paddles. Camped out and called for help the next day
Rescued
8/15/2011
Benton
Missing Person
  Lost child found before search started
Found Safe
8/11/2011
Linn
Missing Person
49 / Male
Car was left by Calapooia River
Still Missing
7/30/2011
Benton
Water Rescue
Male
Capsized kayak on Santiam River
Rescued
7/30/2011
Benton
Water Rescue
Female
Floater became scared, marine deputies gave her a ride to boat ramp
Found Safe
7/28/2011
Benton
Evidence Search
N/A Item thrown in bushes after traffic stop on hwy 99W
Nothing Found
7/20/2011
Benton
Evidence Search
N/A Gun thrown into bushes at a residence in Lewisburg
Found
7/18/2011
Yakima
Missing Persons
  Two hikers missing on Mt. Adams
Rescued
7/03/2011
Lincoln
Missing Person
80/Female
Walked away from car wreck on Harland Road.
Found Safe
7/02/2011
Benton
Missing Person
Female
Overdue kayakers walked out on own at Marys River bridge on Hwy 20   Found Safe
6/19/2011 Lane Missing Person 53/Female Hunting for truffles, car and dog found at Cummings Ridge Trail Still Missing
6/17/2011
Benton
Missing Person
Male
Man with Alzheimer's walked away from home
Found Safe
6/17/2011
Benton
Water Rescue Male
Dog was caught in a downed tree in the river and owner was trying to rescue. Both pulled onto marine boat and returned to shore
Rescued
6/13/2011 Marion Missing Person 23/Male Lost hiker on Mt. Jefferson Rescued
4/02/2011
Linn
Missing Person
48/Female
2nd search for her body
Still Missing
2/21/2011 Clackamas
Missing Person
27/Male
Missing snow boarder on Mt. Hood
Found Deceased
2/18/2011
Siskiyou
Missing Person
23/Male
Missing snow boarder on Mt. Shasta
Found Deceased
2/17/2011
Wasco
Missing Person
53/Male
Mentally challenged male walked away from home.
Found Safe
1/20/2011
Linn
Missing Person
48/Female
Homicide victim dumped in the river above Detroit Lake. Still Missing
1/02/2011
Benton Water Rescue Male Willamette River near Kiger Island, broken down boat w/5 people on board
Rescued