Category Archives: K-9 Unit

The debate over drug detection dogs or drug-sniffing dogs has taken on life in recent months and years on several different fronts. There have been many concerns raised over the training methods used with such animals and the reliability of … Continue reading

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Police commonly use specially trained dogs—sometimes called “K-9 units”—to assist in detecting the presence of illegal drugs. Last year, the United States Supreme Court clarified the role of such dogs in establishing probable cause to search a defendant’s vehicle. The … Continue reading

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