Underwater Search and Recovery Team

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The Hardee County Sheriff's Office Underwater Search and Recovery Team consists of sheriff's deputies who have met the training and physical requirements necessary to successfully complete dive operations. 


Dive Team
Dive Team Boat
Dive missions may include underwater searches, forensic searches for physical evidence, recovery operations, and rescue and safety operations.


The Underwater Search and Rescue Team may encounter hazardous and difficult situations, and therefore trains on a regular basis to perform effectively. 

For more information or questions, contact Sergeant David Drake at (863) 773-0304 Ext. 248 or email ddrake@hardeeso.com

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