#The Methuen Police have received a remotely operated underwater Search & Rescue Vehicle (ROV) through a State emergency management grant. This vehicle will be used to assist divers during under water recoveries and other Homeland Security Operations. Lt Pappalardo the Cities Deputy Director of Emergency management and Sgt. Havey the Marine Unit Commander both underwent training to learn to pilot ROV’s in October of 2012.
Below are photos and a video of the ROV being deployed during training at Forest lake on November 1, 2012: