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Learn about TEXSAR and the services we provide to agencies around the state.


100% of TEXSAR’s funds comes from our sponsors, members, and the community.


TEXSAR is always looking for new members throughout the state.

Texans Helping Texans

Texas Search and Rescue deploys throughout the state of Texas at the request of local, state and federal agencies, working in support of those agencies to offer a wide variety of highly specialized resources which may not be otherwise available.

Search and Rescue
Flood and Swiftwater Rescue
Incident Management
Wildland Fire


2016 Volunteer Contribution

TEXSAR members dedicate themselves year round to training and deploying throughout the state.  Here’s a quick look at some of the numbers from 2016.


Hours Volunteered

Miles Traveled

Interested in Joining TEXSAR?

TEXSAR is a large and diverse search and rescue organization. Our size allows us to encompass a wide variety of search, rescue, and disaster management specialties. There are roles available for incident management, specific consulting expertise, as well as field deployment.

TEXSAR Sponsors

TEXSAR is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that  does not receive any government funding.

Because of the generosity of our sponsors, we are able to provide our services completely free of charge.  There is never a charge for our services to any requesting agency or individual we help.


TEXSAR Expands Capabilities

  Tuesday, November 14, 2017 Friends of TEXSAR, Hurricane Harvey was the costliest disaster to ever strike the United States, bringing with it record flooding...

Hurricane Harvey Response

As Hurricane Harvey roared ashore, TEXSAR members hunkered down from Corpus Christi to Galveston. The historic storm provided TEXSAR with ample opportunities...

TEXSAR Staging in Coastal Bend and Gulf Coast in Response to Hurricane Harvey

Austin, Texas –TEXSAR: Texas Search and Rescue has been requested by the City of Galveston Office of Emergency Management to send personnel...

Contact Us

TEXSAR Will Only Deploy at the Request of Local, State, and Federal Agencies.

Please contact your local law enforcement agency to report a missing person


    P.O. Box 171258
    Austin, Texas 78717

  • Phone

    Business - (512) 956-6727
    Activation - (512) 994-4727