Sergeant, Public Information Officer, Utah County Sheriff’s Office
Sergeant Spencer Cannon has worked for the Utah County Sheriff’s Office for twenty-nine years. He began his career as a Deputy in Corrections and has worked Patrol, Investigations, Emergency Services, and is currently assigned to the Administrative Services Division. He spent five years as a Search and Rescue (SAR) Coordinator and for sixteen years Sergeant Cannon has been the Public Information Officer for the Utah County Sheriff’s Office. For eight years he was an investigator for the Utah Office of the Medical Examiner. He served four years in the U.S. Army and four years in the Utah Army National Guard. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Utah. He has been married for thirty-seven years, has five children, and five grandchildren.
This session will use several different examples of SAR responses that require us to make adjustments along the way. Adjustments are always a part of SAR operations, but occasionally something happens that is completely unexpected. Spencer will talk about how to reacte to those unexpected things in an effort to help people understand how important […]