Escambia Search And Rescue 9530 Nims Ln. Pensacola, FL 32534 850-474-1644
If you have an EMERGENCY please dial 911!
Escambia Search and Rescue trains for and responds to
many different types of incidents, including lost children;
missing hunters; drowning victims; overdue boats; natural
disasters; missing persons with Alzheimer’s, Autism or
other forms of dementia.
Our searchers are volunteers from Northwest Florida and South
Alabama trained in communication, rescue / recovery diving, K9
search, boat operation, ground search, and support; ready to respond at a
ESAR is a member of the National Association of Search and Rescue (NASAR) and
provides Search, Rescue, and Recovery services to local, state, and federal law
enforcement, and fire / rescue agencies.
During a declared emergency we fall under the
Emergency Services Function 9 (ESF 9) and
operate in the Escambia County Emergency
Operations Center under local government
ESAR is dispatched by our local Fire / Rescue
Dispatcher at the request of any law
enforcement or fire / rescue agency. Private
citizens can also request our assistance
directly by calling 850-474-1644 and leaving a
We check our messages frequently, but if you
have an emergency, please dial 911!