Each K-9 team is certified in the areas of handler protection, evidence searches, tracking, building searches, field searches, suspect apprehension, obedience, agility, and narcotic detection.
K-9 in Conjunction with Public Schools
The K-9 unit works in conjunction with other area law enforcement agencies and schools in Finney County to complete random narcotics sniffs of the public schools and secondary education facilities in Finney County to help maintain a drug free learning environment.
The use of dogs in law enforcement is rapidly expanding. The K-9 Unit is available for public demonstrations to area schools, civic organizations, and groups.