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OSDA Activations

OSDA Activations Archives

2016- 18 Activations

2015- 14 Activations

2014- 8 Activations

2013- 11 Activations

2012- 7 Activations

2011- 15 Activations

2010- 18 Activations

2009- 15 Activations

2008- 13 Activations

2007- 5 Activations

December 21, 2016

Independence, Ohio

Missing 60 year old male

Assist Independence PD

November 16, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio

Missing 16 year old male

Assist Cleveland PD

October 29, 2016

Upper Sandusky, Ohio

Missing 29 year old male

Assist Wyandot Co. Sheriff

October 7, 2016

Glenwillow, Ohio

Missing 13 year old male


October 1, 2016

North Ridgeville, Ohio

Missing 13 year old male

Assist North Ridgeville FD

August 19, 2016

Columbia Station, OH

Missing 55 year old male

Assist Lorain County Sheriff

July 12, 2016

Strongsville, OH

Missing 16 year old female

Assist Strongsville FD

June 30- July 3, 2016

Greenbrier County, WV

Human Remains Search

Assist Renick Fire Department

June 13, 2016

Conneaut, Ohio

Missing 16 year old male

Assist Conneaut Township FD

May 4, 2016

Russell, Ohio

Missing 15 year old female

Assist VEG CART and Russell PD

April 12, 2016

Chagrin Falls, Ohio

Missing 15 year old female

Assist Chagrin Falls PD


March 8-9, 2016

Chagrin Falls, Ohio

Missing 15 year old female

Assist Chagrin Falls PD

March 3, 2016

Chagrin Falls, Ohio

2 Missing 9 year old males


February 17, 2016

Missing 2 year old female

Lorain, Ohio

Assist Lorain FD

February 6-7, 2016

Mansfield, Ohio

Human Remains Search

Assist Richland County Sheriff, Mutual aid to OSRT

February 3, 2016

Missing 14 year old male

Missing 13 year old female

Assist Bath PD

January 16-17, 2016

Maple Heights, Ohio

Missing 10 year old female


2016 Activations

2017 Activations

January 18 and 22, 2017

South Russell, Ohio

Missing 33 year old male

Assist South Russell PD and VEG CART