K-9 Academy trains dogs for duty
Chester County Press
In 2015, Sgt. Paul Bryant, a retired cadaver canine handler with the Philadelphia Police Department, joined the Sheriff's Office. With his 33 … Same with a drug dog. They're trained in the odors of nine drugs. And the dog's not looking for a bomb. He …
After a K9 unit alerted on the vehicle, the complaint said the deputy found thirty-six pounds of the illegal drug … bomb squad K-9 officer passes away Longest serving OK Highway Patrol bomb squad K-9 officer passes away The longest working dog in the … Link.
Drug-detection training Dogs possess up to 300 million olfactory receptors in their noses, while humans can have up to 6 million. They can detect layers of odors and pinpoint the smell of drugs or explosives … K-9 instructor through the North American … Link.
“Illinois police … drug-detection police dogs. “At this point, they’re trained on five different odors. Once they’re programmed with that, you can’t just deprogram them,” Steve Petrilli, the Normal Police Department’s assistant chief, a … Link.
Colorado is equipping all of its police canine teams with Narcan, the overdose-reversal drug. Police in Canada are training dogs on liquid … Should we prepare the bomb shelter at home? And what should we tell the children? At the same time, though … Link.
A headline in The Week magazine recently spooked a lot of dog lovers. “Illinois police claim if marijuana is legalized, they’ll have to kill their police dogs,” it said.
Despite comments recently made by a suburban detective, experts and police have vowed that drug-sniffing dogs won’t be euthanized should … however we do have explosive K9’s trained solely for that purpose,” the department said in a statement. Link.
Held from May 7 to 11 and hosted by the Pocatello police K-9 team, these handlers and their canine companions trained at Idaho State University’s Turner Hall and South Complex in narcotics and bomb detection … Tuesday morning. “Dogs, if they are … Link.
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Rinfrette and his K-9 unit 'a true legacy'
Olean Times Herald
After years of helping with all types of crime scenes and drug sweeps in the Twin Tiers, Rinfrette is thinking of retiring. But until that happens, he plans to keep up with requests for help from him and his K-9 dogs, Hammer, a German shepherd that …
Local and national experts are holding their noses over a central Illinois cop’s claim that some drug-sniffing police … their canine programs if people are allowed to carry and consume small amounts of pot. The biggest issue crops up when dogs identify … Link.