Gemini Firearm Defense can add an extra layer of security and provide peace of mind to the visitors and event staff. Gemini Firearm Defense provides K-9 units to secure events of all sizes. K9 Units are composed of highly trained security officers partnered with a highly-trained canines. These specially trained dogs are bred or chosen for their intelligence and strong sense of smell. Contact us today to see how we can help you.
What are K-9 units can do
While the Belgian Malinois and German Shepherd are the most common breeds used by canine units, Rottweilers, Doberman Pinschers, and Bloodhounds are also employed. Bloodhounds, and sometimes even Beagles, given their powerful sense of smell, are used to detect illegal substances, detect cadavers, and find explosives hidden in baggage.We’ve already mentioned some of the general responsibilities for K9 officers and their canines.
Below are specific duties performed by K9 officers and dogs on a regular basis:
- Discover illicit drugs, explosives, chemicals and other illegal substances.
- Track and apprehend fugitives fleeing from the law.
- Inspect vehicles.
- Deter criminals who might otherwise confront or assault a police officer.
- Identify people who have been carrying or have been in contact with illegal drugs and controlled substances.
- Perform routine searches of public facilities (schools and recreation areas), and vehicles.