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Search And Rescue Training As Weather Gets Warmer

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

The Spokane County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue Team took all day Saturday to train their new volunteer the proper techniques of searching. They had an indoor classroom session in the morning and an outdoor session in the afternoon. They worked on finding hidden playing cards, and a fake crime scene in the woods. We talked to one teacher that said this training was really important. "It's  like and insurance policy, you still have to have a great search team and they have to be trained. Cause when you get that one search, you have got to have the people to do it," Phoebe Duke said.

If you would like to join the Search and Rescue Team, all you have to do is give Deputy Thad Shultz a call at 509-477-7610

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