The activities carried out by police divers include:
"Public safety diving" is a term coined by Steven J Linton in the 1970's to describe underwater rescue, underwater recovery and underwater investigation conducted by divers working for or under the authority of municipal, state or federal agencies. These divers are typically members of police departments, sheriff's offices, fire rescue agencies, search and rescue teams or providers of emergency medical services. Public Safety Divers (PSDs) can be paid by the previously mentioned agencies or non-paid volunteers.
PLEASE HELP ME; the Police Diving Team Spent Just ONE Hour Looking for My Son. All I Can Do Now Is Wait for Him to Float to the Top. MUM'S DESPER ATE PLEA
Jan 27, 2006; Byline: By MAURICE FITZMAURICE A DEVASTATED mum who claims police told her they don't have the resources to find her missing son...