Drug Dogs and K-9 False Alerts. A Comprehensive Study Of Police Dogs … recruited 18 handler-detection dog teams from law-enforcement agencies. All of the teams were certified by an agency for either drug detection, explosives detection or both. Link.

Shinn says the CHPD has three drug … s K-9 unit is made-up of Buddy, who’s been with them since August of 2007. Buddy specializes in bomb-detection. Randy Young of UNC DPS explains their K-9 Unit began in 2004. Young says like other police dogs … Link.

I figure it is there to protect us from explosives, and if it sniffs out drugs along the way … In its own brief, the National Police Canine Association reports that in two and a half years of service, Franky sniffed out narcotics in nearly 400 of … Link.

While police have long relied on dogs to sniff out drugs, the military’s embrace of dogs trained to detect bombs is saving lives on the front lines. Last week, K9 … dog to the force, how to sniff out drugs. Most dogs are either trained to detect … Link.