We're an all-volunteer suburban search & rescue team serving the Los Angeles area.
C.E.M.P. responds to a variety of emergencies for government agencies, including the LAPD.
Our focus is the San Fernando Valley, but we also cover other areas under mutual aid.
WHAT WE'VE BEEN UP TO
12.14 - Participated in Chatsworth Holiday Parade
12.12 - Missing 13yo male (located before arrival)
12.07 - Participated in Granada Holiday Parade
11.28 - Assist LAPD with Black Friday assignment
11.15 - Missing 20yo male (located before deployment)
11.15 - Missing 74yo male (located)
11.12 - Lighting Callout (fatality TC)
11.02 - Lighting Callout (fatality TC)
For a complete Callout Log, please visit our News Page.
HOW TO ACTIVATE OUR TEAM
If you are a division of the LAPD, simply contact RACR and they will deploy us. If you are an area agency other than LAPD, we ask that you deploy us by use of our 24/7 paging system. If you are unfamiliar with this system, please contact us at (866) 448-3212 and we will issue this to you.
JOIN OUR TEAM
You will also be required to undergo a background check (including fingerprint scan), six month applicant period, three month probationary period and be able to commit to an average of 10-40 hours per month in volunteer service.
To learn more about our requirements and expectations, visit our Recruitment Page.
DONATE TO OUR TEAM (WE'RE ALL VOLUNTEERS!)
OUR 50 YEAR HISTORY
Visit the History Page!