Agencies

Agencies We Have Worked With

Team Watters Sonar Search & Recovery, Inc. performed searches for or provided training in the use of side image sonar equipment to the following agencies :

  • Alton Volunteer Emergency Corp; Alton, IL [helped out with some searches]
  • Alton, IL Police Dept [found car in river w/body missing for 3 years]
  • Anderson County Fire Department, KY [training]
  • Bartow County, Georgia EMA & Fire Dept [located drowning victim]
  • Bloomington, IL Police Dept [training]
  • Blue Earth Sheriff’s Department, MN; training
  • Braden County, TN Fire Dept [training]
  • Bridgeton, MO Police Dept [located safe]
  • Cape Area VFD, Livingston, TX [search for missing boater, training]
  • City of Green, Ohio Fire Dept [training]
  • Coffee County EMA; Douglas, GA [search for drowning victim]
  • Coffey County, KS Sheriff’s Office [search for missing boater]
  • Corp of Engineers; Carlyle Lake, IL [training]
  • Corp of Engineers; Dallas, TX area [training]
  • Corp of Engineers; Wylie, TX [training]
  • Dallas, TX Fire Dept [located vehicle w/body,& training]
  • Danville, IL EMA [training]
  • Delaware County Sheriff’s Office; Delaware, Ohio: located missing man and his vehicle [missing 9 ½ years]
  • Desoto County, MS Sheriff’s Office [search for missing person and vehicle, located missing vehicle]
  • Douglas County, NE Sheriff’s Office [search for missing woman]
  • DPS, TX [search for missing girl]
  • EMA for Brookhaven, MS [located drowning victim]
  • Eufaula, OK police Dept. [weapon search]
  • Fayette County, TN Technical Rescue Team [training]
  • Festus, MO Fire Dept [located drowning victim and training]
  • Ford County Sheriff’s Office; Paxton, IL [search for 2 missing girl cold cases]
  • Fort Lauderdale Police Department; Fort Lauderdale, Florida: Located missing woman and her vehicle missing 4 ½ weeks
  • Georgetown Fire Department, Texas [training]
  • Georgia Fish & Game [search for drowning victim]
  • Grand Prairie, TX Sheriff’s Office & Fire Dept [training]
  • Grapevine, TX Fire Dept [training]
  • Harson’s Island, MI Fire Dept[training]
  • Hillsboro, IL Fire Dept [assisted in 1 drowning and located 3 drowning victims in other cases and training]
  • Holiday Shores, IL Fire Dept [located drowning victim]
  • Houston County, AL Sheriff’s Office [cold case; searched for missing person and vehicle, located 1 vehicle]
  • Houston, TX Police Dept [search for missing woman and vehicle; found 128 vehicles under water]
  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources [located 6 drowning victims located missing man and his vehicle plus sonar training]
  • Illinois State Police District 5; Chicago, IL area [search for 2 missing women]
  • Illinois State Police: Located missing person in vehicle in Rosiclaire, IL [missing for 4 months]
  • Indiana DNR [training]
  • Jackson County Mississippi Sheriff’s Department [search for missing plane with 3 men on board]
  • Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office; Jacksonville, GA [located drowning victim]
  • Jersey County, IL Sheriff’s Office [ searched for missing person]
  • Kansas Bureau of investigation [located car involved in homicide]
  • Kansas City, Mo. Police Department [located missing woman and her vehicle missing for 7 weeks]
  • Kelmar Global [Mike Bradshaw Private Investigator] Wylie, Texas: [located missing woman and her vehicle missing 5 weeks]
  • Kentucky EMA, IL DNR & Victims families [helped locate 2 drowning victims]
  • Lafayette, IN Police Dept [search for potential homicide victim]
  • Lake St Louis, MO Fire Dept [training]
  • Lamar County, MS EMA & Fire Dept [training]
  • Laredo Fire Department, Texas [training]
  • Lauderdale County, MS EMA [searched for drowning victim and training]
  • Lewisville, TX Fire Dept [training]
  • Litchfield, IL Fire Dept [located drowning victim and training]
  • Louisiana Wildlife [search for drowning victim]
  • Louisana State Fire Marshall [RC sonar boat training]
  • Lynwood, IL Police Dept [ search for missing person]
  • Madison County Sheriff’s Office; Edwardsville, IL [search for gun in homicide investigation and located drowning victim in another case]
  • Maury County, TN Fire Dept [training x2]
  • Mesquite, TX Police Dept [cold case; search for missing girl]
  • Metro Area Fire Dept, MO [training]
  • Metro East Auto Theft Task Force, IL: located 6 vehicles
  • Mississippi Wildlife & Iuka, MS Police [located missing car w/ body, training]
  • Missouri Highway Patrol [search for missing person]
  • Montgomery County Sheriff’s Constables; Conroe, TX [located drowning victim and a victim of a boating accident in another case]
  • Naperville, IL Dive Team [training]
  • Nassau Bay, TX [training]
  • Nebraska Parks & Wildlife [search for missing boater]
  • New Braunsfel, TX Police Dept [search for missing child; cold case]
  • Ohio Division of Watercraft [ 2 searches for missing persons, several trainings through out the state and located gun safe]
  • Oklahoma Bureau of Investigation [done searches for missing people and evidence]
  • Oklahoma Highway Patrol [located missing boat involved in 2 fatalities, located drowning victim in another lake]
  • OUSART; O’Fallon, IL [located drowning victim and training]
  • Pittsburg County, OK Sheriff’s Office [missing person search]
  • Plainfield PD; Plainfield, IN [located missing person in car, missing for 2 years] also did training
  • Plainfield, IL Fire Dept [training]
  • Powell Police Dept; Powell, Ohio: assisted in cold case search for missing person and vehicle [Delaware County Sheriff’s Office also involved]
  • Postal Inspector’s Office [ located vehicle and missing person in East St. Louis, MO]
  • Quachita County, AR Sheriff’s Office [search for missing child]
  • Salem, WI Fire Dept [training and found lost paddle wheel]
  • Saline County Sheriff’s Department, Southern Illinois; located vehicle with body]
  • Search Dog South, TN [training]
  • St Charles Parrish & Jefferson Parrish, LA [located drowning victim]
  • St Louis City, MO Fire Dept [located vehicle w/ body and training]
  • St Mary’s Parrish, LA [search for missing person]
  • St Tammany’s Parrish, US Fisheries, Louisiana Wildlife [searched for 2 boating accident victims]
  • Star Valley SAR; Alpine, WY [training]
  • Staunton, IL Police Dept [located drowning victim]
  • Tennessee Bureau of Investigation [search for missing woman]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority, Paris, TN [training]
  • Texas EquuSearch,TX [multiple searches and recoveries]
  • Texas Parks & Wildlife [located 6 different drowning victims and did other missing person searches and training]
  • Union County & Columbia County Sheriff’s Offices, FL [located drowning victim and did training w/ Columbia County]
  • Union County, IL Sheriff’s Office [located gun in criminal investigation]
  • Utica, IL Fire Dept [training]
  • Warrick County Sheriff’s Office; Boonville, Indiana: located missing woman in her vehicle [missing 33 days]
  • Williamson County, IL Sherriff’s Office [located guns and tools in criminal case]
  • Wilson County Sheriff’s Office, KS [located drowning victim]
  • Wood River, IL Police & Fire Dept [located drowning victim]