The Australian K-9 Detection Unit (a division of Backup Security Services Pty Ltd) is a privately operated company offering superior narcotics and explosive detection services to governmental and non-governmental private companies; protecting Australian citizens, local industry and the community at large.
The AKDU is a licensed K-9 Unit that meets state and federal government legislation and industry operational health and safety guidelines. Providing top-level security operational management and service skills, the AKDU presents extremely thorough legal, asset and personal protection.
The AKDU’s K-9s are trained in Australia by an internationally recognised company which services both international and local customs and police agencies. Each K-9 commences extensive and highly specific training from six weeks of age, using increasingly rigorous, complex training methods guided by a passive rewards system. The AKDU is a confident, precisely managed and safe option, providing a friendly and skilled, personalised service.