The Sea Rescue Service is part of the Police Directorate and consists of the Sea Rescue Manager, Sea Rescue Deputy Manager, 4 fulltime Rescue Crew Members and 6 Auxiliary Rescue Crew Members.
The New Sea Rescue Facility is presently under construction in Ruperts Bay, the facility will house the 3 Rescue Boats and launching tractor, the facility is expected to be fully operational in 2017.
There are 2 Inshore Lifeboats;
Sea Rescue 1 (Ocean Rider)
Sea Rescue 2 (Sea Lion)
And 1 Offshore Life boat;
Sea Rescue 3 (Lima)
The Sea Rescue Service will be responsible for:
- The provision of a Sea Rescue capability 24/7 365
- Life-saving at sea through search and rescue
- Providing fully trained personnel to assist in other Emergencies on land
In an Emergency 999
Radio-Channel 16- call sign SIERRA 1