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County of Madera


Search & Rescue

sar-horseMadera County Sheriff's Search & Rescue (SAR) Team operates under the direction and supervision of the Madera County Sheriff's Department. The organization is open to motivated volunteers.

Madera Search & Rescue not only plays a critical role in emergency call-outs in Madera County, but the nationally certified unit also provides mutual aid in a number of counties throughout the state and country.

All members must complete extensive training in the following areas: survival skills, tracking, land navigation, map & compass, ropes/knots, first aid and CPR and many others. All members must pass written and field-testing in order to meet national standards established by the National Association for Search and Rescue (NASAR).

County Mission/Vision Statements

Mission Statement

Madera County's Mission is to serve the public interest in a fiscally responsible manner by providing efficient, cost effective customer service, promoting public health and safety while creating new possibilities with partnerships through a diversified economy.

Vision Statement

Madera County is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence, with integrity, and is committed to the highest quality of life for all.

Upcoming Events

Mar 30th, 8:00am -5:00pm
: Cesar Chavez Day

General County Contact

General County Contact
200 W. 4th Street
Madera, CA 93637
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Use this number to get general information about the County or County departments.  

For non-emergency information or service, dial 311