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Allen County Sheriff’s Department Hosting the American Police Canine Association 2008 National Workshop

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ALLEN COUNTY
SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

715 S. Calhoun St.  Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone 260-449-7535 Fax 260-449-7915

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

DATE:             September 23, 2008

 

Allen County Sheriff’s Department Hosting the American Police Canine Association 2008 National Workshop

                                     

Details:

The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is hosting an American Police Canine Association 2008 National Workshop on September 22 – 26, 2008.  This workshop is consistently recognized as one of the best in the nation.  The American Police Canine Association will offer national certification for those team members wishing to certify in Patrol, School Resource Officer, Explosives and Narcotics Detection.  The training week will consist of five, 8-13 hour training days and will be conducted by accredited APCA Master Trainers.  Training offered will include:

 

·        Patrol Tracking (utility)

 

·        Narcotics Detection (buildings, containers, luggage, passenger and commercial land vehicles)

 

·        Tactical Training (night K-9 felony vehicle stops with simunition weapons, K-9/SWAT building entry scenarios, K-9 tactical firearms course with transition      shooting and K-9 building entry incorporating distractive devices) 

 

 

CONTACT: Steven A. Stone

                   Public Information Officer

                        260-449-4954