HERNANDO — The Chickasaw County Sheriff’s Division’s newst Okay-9 handler, BJ GLadney, alongside together with his accomplice, Okay-9 Rex, not too long ago accomplished the Mississippi Legislation Enforcemnet Officers Affiliation (MLEOA) Fundamental Police Canine coaching course in Hernando.
The course is unfold out over 9 weeks, and it consists of the next areas for twin objective Okay-9 groups:
— Detection of narcotics and explosives
— Prison Apprehension
— Practical Situation Coaching Occasions.
The course presents over 300 hours of continuous training within the first eight weeks, then they transfer on to testing and certification.
The testing is completed by way of the Nationwide Narcotics Canine Affiliation (NNDA).
Gladney and Okay-9 Rex positioned first within the Narcotics Scramble.
On this take a look at, Okay-9 Rex is in an space, with a number of distractions, and has to search out hidden narcotics, which he was capable of finding all of them.
Additionally they positioned fifth within the Exhausting Canine Quick Canine competitors.