The K-9 officers specialize in different areas: Gretchen specializing in narcotics and tracking, and Thor, being trained as a patrol dog, specializing in tracking and bomb detection. Police dogs are typically trained as single-purpose or dual-purpose … Link.
Colt isn’t trained to sniff out drugs or explosives — his job is … The Sheriff’s Office has 10 dogs on its force. For the three resident deputies working remote areas of the county a canine partner is required. That requirement for Myers was … Link.
The Washington State University Police Department arrested and booked an 18-year-old sophomore in connection to recent bomb threats at Stimson Hall … Attorney General: Drug overdoses ‘the top lethal issue’ in the US Attorney General: Drug overdoses … Link.
The canine’s owner argued bitterly with a 27-year-old man at the ritzy building and then they got physical before the dog jumped … “The police told us to stay in our apartments. I didn’t know if it was a hostage situation or a bomb threat.” Link.
Richard Thompson, prosecuting, told Grimsby Crown Court that a resident of Frodingham Road, Scunthorpe, contacted police … dog in an upstairs flat was rescued. Two men suspected of being drug dealers at the flat were seen running away. An unused petrol … Link.
After a combined 17 years of sniffing out drugs, two Wyoming Highway Patrol police dogs are moving on … Tippy will also become the patrol’s new K-9 coordinator. The highway patrol now has 10 drug dogs and two bomb dogs on the force. Link.
Meanwhile the North has continued to pursue its effort to produce material for nuclear bombs, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said in a report. The IAEA does not have access to North Korea and monitors its activities mainly by satellite imagery. Link.
(WAND) – Police are calling a bomb threat at Springfield High School legitimate … Police are searching the building with K-9 units to track down the threat. The district says people will not be allowed back inside until it is deemed safe. Link.
Police cleared the Whole Foods parking lot for about five hours while they investigated the May incident. A bomb robot eventually helped to determine the device was not a bomb. “I feel stupid having spent a dollar on a stupid clock at a yard sale,” Page … Link.
Surveillance video caught one of the suspects throwing an explosive device into the New Dragon City restaurant on the 500 block of Washington Avenue. Link.