Organized in 1993, Travis County Search and Rescue (TCSAR) is a first responder organization based in Austin, Texas comprised of highly-trained professional volunteers dedicated to providing search & rescue (SAR) services to law enforcement agencies in times of need.
TCSAR services are available to requesting law enforcement agencies on short notice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help with the location of missing persons. TCSAR provides a mission-ready search and rescue unit deploying:
● Wilderness & Urban Live scenting K9s
● Human Remains detection K9s
● Ground Searchers trained in man-tracking and wilderness navigation
● Medical First Responders
● Search Management
These services are provided at no cost to the requesting agency. TCSAR is a 100% volunteer organization of unpaid professionals with a strong sense of civic duty and responsibility.
Note: Travis County Search and Rescue (TCSAR) can not respond to civilian requests for missing persons missions. If you are not a law enforcement or official government agency, you must contact your local law enforcement or call 911 to report all missing persons. TCSAR will respond to your local law enforcements official request.