K9 Search and Rescue Services
Office of Emergency Management
P O Box# 1472 Longview, Washington 98632 USA.
Office; 360-414-8093 Mobile: 503-705-0258
Email: sardogk91@aol.com  www.k9sardog.com
Harry Oakes SAR Stats May 1986 – Nov. 02, 2016.

BACKGROUND SAR RESUME:

Harry Oakes started in SAR, May 1972 - 1974 with Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office with MCSO LE Post# 900 / 631. Portland, Ore.

Sept. 1974- Sept. 1977 US Army Military Police assisted in MAST Medicvac’s. Military SAR Ops. And Mountain Rescue overseas. 7th Division MP Co. and 165th MP Company.

Oct. 77 - Jan.78 UOHSC Police Officer Commissioned 90 day temp traffic position.

Feb. – June 78 Drain P.D. & Ambulance EMT.

July 78 Aug 79 Eastide City PD.

Sept. 79- March 1980. Morrow County Sheriff’s Office in Heppner, Oregon. Sheriff’ SAR Coordinator, instructor, and EMT.

1982-1984 Washington Co. Sheriff’s office Hillsboro, Ore. Paid reserve deputy and B.P.S.T. training instructor for PR-24 and Defensive tactics.

1987-1994 Unpaid volunteer Clark Co. K-9 Sheriff’s office advisor, K9 SAR Coordinator, Sheriff Kanakoa.

1980-1986 Volunteer back country Ski patrol. Mt Hood, Ore. Mt St Helens, Wa.

1986 Active member / instructor with Portland Mountain Rescue and co-founded the search dog program Oregon D.O.G.S. for the state of Oregon in 1986.

1986 - 1997 Harry co-founded the Nonprofit K9 SAR team of Oregon D.O.G.S. (Dogs Organized for Ground Search and Rescue).

1987 -1997 Founded the NONPROFIT Mountain Wilderness Search Dogs.

1997 to Current. Harry founded the For profit professional
International K9 Search and Rescue Services. www.k9sardog.com

Here's the breakdown of Harry’s SAR Calls. All documented, and all accepted in the courts of law. Reviewed and verified by the Oregon Department of Justice, The FBI, and IRS, as well as independent auditors.

Since 1986, I've received over 12,002 SAR call requests around the world.
This is for missing persons, lost pets, evidence, and suspect id.
This also includes consult cases. (Does not include SAR Dog Training Requests).

2,208 requests have been for missing persons cases.

9,793 cases have been for Evidence, and Missing pet cases.

I've performed 616 Consulting cases re: Missing person calls.
I've documented through State, City, Federal Law Enforcement agencies as well as various Government agencies.

Documented 202 Direct live Finds of missing persons.
This means I’ve located 202 persons alive during my active searches.

225 Assisted Live Finds of Missing persons. I've assisted the Law Enforcement, Government agencies, and private families through consulting and our search efforts. What this means is that various LE Agencies, private families, and government agencies have turned to my SAR expertise, SAR coordination skills, and ability to read air currents, search dogs alerts, scent and scent evidence and I was able to directed search teams to a particular areas based on my 44 years of SAR Expertise, which helped them find the missing person(s) alive in the areas I directed them to.

Totals; 427 LIVE finds Directly and Assisted indirectly of missing persons.

435 DIRECT DEAD Finds of Missing persons.

178 Assisted Dead Finds of missing persons. I've assisted the LE and Govt. and private families in finding victims indirectly with my search dogs leading LE and private family members to specific locations. What this means is that various LE Agencies, private families, and government agencies have turned to my SAR expertise, SAR coordination skills, and ability to read air currents, search dogs alerts, scent and scent evidence and I was able to directed search teams to a particular area which helped them find the missing person dead.

Total human victims located dead 613.

Total Finds and Assist Finds Live and Dead Humans 1,048
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All these cases are documented. Case # assigned. Date, times, locations, names, places, agencies and have been reviewed by the Dept of justice, local law enforcement and other agencies and has been authenticated.

All FINDS live and Dead were witnessed by other law enforcement, SAR members, family members of the victims.

Finding just one person alive or dead gives the search dog handler credibility.

Harry Oakes has a documented 99% accuracy level at finding the victim or determining what really happened to them and where.

May-86 To 11-02-2016.
Cats search calls 4,509.
Dogs search calls 5,001.
(Note) Not all calls end up as an Active search.
Many of the missing pets are found through Harry consulting with the pet owner(s) and directing their own private search activities.
Other animal calls.
Lizards calls 22
Hedge Hogs calls 3
Pet Rats calls 3
Otter call 1
Hamsters call 2
Mini Cows call 2
Turtles calls 63
Possum calls 1
Goats call 5
Horses 25
Pet snakes 5
Raccoons 1
Skunk 3
Elephant 1 (grief therapy Oregon Zoo)
Lion 2
Rabbits 7
Pet Birds 27
Llamas 2
Ferrets 32
Therapy pig 1.
Suspect ID 49.
Bear hit by a car. 1.
Panda Bear escaped from Zoo in Ca. Consult 1. Live find. (259 other).
Total SAR Calls for Pets 9,992.

Total Search calls People and pets. 12,002.
Total finds Lost pets 2,988.
Total Finds Missing humans 1,048.
Total combine finds human and pets 4,034.
Consults of missing persons and lost pets.7,995.

Harry Oakes Search and Rescue (SAR) Coordinator.
sardogk91@aol.com
11-02-2016.

More info on file. Please contact I.K.9.S.A.R.S. for updated information.
Harry Oakes Search and Rescue (SAR) Coordinator.
sardogk91@aol.com

 
 

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