SAR Comms
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SAR Communications

On scene SAR communications are conducted on VHF frequencies licensed to Placer County or to the State of California. The Communications Unit personel maintain portable repeaters along with a cache of hand-held radios for use by search personel. The Communications unit operates as a radio net control during a search and communicates with units in the field, SAR management personel at the command post as well as Sheriff's Dispatch.