The Greenville Police Department … “We’ve needed a bomb detection dog for a while now.” The department’s K-9 unit consist of five teams. The dogs – Rocky, Valor, Ghost, Sarge and Saber – can detect narcotics, search buildings, track … Link.

German shepherds are the most common breed used by the police, but Labrador Retrievers and Belgian Malinois are also chosen to assist patrols and as bomb and drug sniffer dogs. Puppies usually start their training at around eight months, and they will work … Link.

Meet city police’s famous canine … out explosives even before electronic detectors can. It was Suji who was part of the bomb squad that was called in during the Church Street blast of 2014. She is now part of the city’s six sniffer dogs that are … Link.