Thanks to a tremendous response, Carson City Sheriff’s SAR has closed the current recruiting process. Many thanks to all who have shown interest in serving our community through Search And Rescue.

Carson City Sheriff’s Search And Rescue (SAR) is recruiting! If you have a desire to serve your community while working in the great outdoors, Carson City Sheriff’s SAR might be the place for you!

Carson City Sheriff’s SAR performs wilderness and urban searches along with a myriad of other tasking. All team members are trained and maintain proficiency in numerous outdoor and search skills including; maps, compass, Global Positioning System, VHF radio, First Aid, statistical human behaviors, and the Incident Command System. The training requirements are broad, with a real world need to maintain the acquired skill sets. 

Carson City Sheriff’s SAR intends to interview applicants late this March. Applications are available for printing through, or at the Sheriff’s Office front counter. Once complete, please turn in your application to the Sheriff’s Office front counter. For additional information about Carson City Sheriff’s SAR see our Facebook page or