A central Indiana school district is stepping up security by bringing in a bomb-sniffing dog to roam the halls on a regular basis. Lawrence Township is now the first school district in the country to have two K9’s, specializing in weapons and drug detection. Link.
“Our findings suggest that the next generation of … detection systems may benefit from lessons learned from the canine … the researchers found. Dogs are widely used in explosives and drug detection, search and rescue operations and more recently … Link.
A dog … bomb-sniffing dogs, narcotics and contraband sniffers as well as tracking hounds. But even the best electronic scent-detection devices — which use the dog’s nose as their gold standard — have never been able to quite live up to their canine … Link.
Veterans help K-9 counterparts after their service ends
Military and police dogs spend their lives sniffing out drugs, bombs, booby traps and bad guys. Since the U.S. first started training them in World War I, they've saved countless lives and helped in many large-scale missions — even in the raid that …
Since 2013, K9 Charger has been the department’s only police dog, and he’s scheduled … “Whatever motivates the dog.” Police dogs can be trained for different specializations such as drug and bomb detection, but Chase and Szemi will be patrol … Link.
Project K-9 Hero … Jason says dogs like Flash — who had more than 2,200 narcotic finds as a police dog — deserve a comfortable retirement. The police department saved Flash, but she certainly repaid the favor. “All those drugs that she seized … Link.
Stealth Vigilance, LLC (SVK9), a private K-9 Detection firm, proudly announced today that … a North Carolina licensed private investigations firm, has drug dogs and bomb dogs for hire. The company was founded so that concerned parents, school … Link.
… included a sweep of the school for illegal drugs and explosives with bomb-sniffing dogs and narcotic dogs. CVA officials say the Ilion Police Department coordinated the drill and the State Police canine unit performed the sweep. New York State … Link.
Will Northern Nevada’s drug-sniffing dogs still alert … “The Reno Police Department has five canine/handler teams. Not all of the canines are trained the same. For example, we have a canine that is certified in explosive detection, others that … Link.
K-9 dogs overdose on fentanyl, drug that killed Prince – AOL News
Primus, a Florida police dog, is normally a spirited animal. After assisting in a federal drug raid early one morning last month, he seemed out of sorts.