Dieppe Search

On December 25, 2011, the Codiac RCMP, Tri County Search and Rescue, RCMP Air Services Section and the Codiac Police Dog Services conducted an extensive ground and air search rescue after a 20-year-old man from Dieppe was reported missing.

The man was located in need of medical attention in a wooded area of the northeast part of Moncton at approximately 1:20 pm. Ambulance NB and the Moncton Fire Department used off-road equipment to rescue the man. He was brought to the Moncton Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. Foul play is not suspected.

2011 President's Award

The President's Award is given in recognition of exceptional contribution to the administration and readiness activities of the team. This year's President's Award was awarded jointly to Stella Walker, Treasurer and Duane Miller, Vice-President for Human Resources.

2011 Dedication & Initiative Award

The Dedication and Initiative Award is presented in recognition of a member's outstanding contribution to the operational effectiveness of the Team.This year's recipient Craig Winsor, known to the team for his outstanding record of search attendance, hours of work helping with training new members and contributing to the Search Operations Management Committee.

2011 Recognition Awards


Tri-County presented its annual awards, RCMP Volunteer Service Recognition awards, and 10-year service crests to members during the annual Christmas Diner on 04 December.Life Awards were presented to:  Eldon Gilmore, Robert Searle and Christopher Steeves. Missing from the pictures are Darren Meredith and Eric Steven.Life Members- May be granted to a member who has reached the age of 70 with a minimum of 10 years continuous service or has reached continuous service of 20 years. Life members may vote and hold office if they are still active. 

Other Awards not pictured 

RCMP Volunteer Awards

Five years:  Roland Lechasseur, Richard Paleske

Ten Years: James Buchanan, Dawn Chase, Eldon Gilmore, Andre Lacombe

Fifteen Years:  Joseph LaBelle, Raoul LeBlanc, Eric Steven 

TCGSAR 10-year Crests

James, Buchanan, Dawn Chase, Eldon Gilmore, Andre Lacombe

 A Field Team Member training was held on September 24 & 25.  It was an intensive weekend with both classroom and field sessions.  Students also had to complete a home study manual before attending the weekend course. Certificates and a 1st Aid Kit were given to the successful students. 

Field Team Member Certificates

Louis Bourque, Cathleen Burley, Donald Cormier, Francois Gagnon, Tyson Jardine, Geoffrey Kay, Michael Mann, Patrick Nagle, Robert Shannon,


In the late evening of Thursday November 22 the team was called out by the RCMP to assist in locating two missing hunters in the Collette NB area, which is about an hour north of the City near Rogersville. Upon arrival at the scene the search manager was advised by the RCMP that the subject had been located in good health by friends and Family. No further assistance was needed by our team so the team demobilised and returned to Moncton.

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