“We want very particular, specialized dogs,” said Deb Locander, canine program manager for the nonprofit … But a failed service dog might work perfectly as a police dog or a drug- or bomb-sniffing dog, Pratt said. “But don’t take it personally [if … Link.
“This is heart-wrenching for all of us,” said Mike Johnson, president of the American Police Canine Association … including search and rescue, explosives investigations, drug detection, crowd management and other specialty assignments. Link.
It’s a movie about hunting and killing drug lords, and it appeals to the part of the brain … or finding ways for the SWAT team’s canine member Bingo to be even more of a super-dog. Bingo, incidentally, is the only member of the squad whose code name … Link.
After becoming a K9 handler at age 16, Rackley founded her own government-contracted company, now known as AmericanK9, in 2012. Rackley, 31, continues to train service dogs to detect bed bugs, narcotics and explosives; help with seizure and diabetic alerts … Link.
His subsequent arrest for those warrants gave police the time to bring a drug detection dog to sniff his cash. The canine, Jan, alerted to the odor of narcotics on the cash … was fearful the substance might be explosive.” Instead, it turned out to … Link.
Redondo Beach Police Chief Keith Kauffman … Kauffman said. New RBPD K9 officer Balton, a yellow labrador, is a VaporWake trained dog, trained to recognize the odor of explosives, including firearms ammunition and bomb-making materials, that may come … Link.
They can trail the scent of drugs or track down a decomposing body … The expert, who has also helped police train dogs to detect narcotics and bombs, narrowed the analysis down to a single common chemical. This technique has grown increasingly common … Link.
He noted that dogs trained for police and military work will be trained to do jobs beyond that of a pure personal-protection dog, like tracking, bomb/narcotics detection … setting department records for drug seizures. At FTI K9, Hernandez, his wife … Link.
There are continued efforts to help bolster the Syracuse police bomb squad … “New equipment to train dogs to detect bombs for our canine unit here in the city,” Carni said. To train dogs for detecting things like drugs and explosives Warren uses … Link.
ARREST: Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of a Kingston, NY woman after an investigation into a bomb threat at a business … of the Town of Saugerties Police Explosives Detection Canine and the threat was determined … Link.