The AKDU recommends the use of the Explosive Detection K-9 Unit within a range of environments, including airports, shipping and transport, university campuses, public facilities, public events, shopping centres and in areas where high public concentration may occur.
The AKDU’s Explosive Detection K-9s are trained similarly to narcotics detection K-9s. They assume an unassisted ‘sit’ position when an explosive trace element or explosive device is detected, with one licensed handler allocated to each K-9. Every K-9 is thoroughly trained using authentic scents (as opposed to pseudo/simulated odours) to detect core materials that may be used to assemble an explosive item. The AKDU’s Explosive Detection K-9 Unit can also perform as a pre-emptive security task force, isolating smuggled items such as illegal firearms and ammunition in searches. Explosive Detection K-9 Units can be specifically coordinated to suit the client’s needs and combined with the Narcotics Detection Unit to form a strong preventative screening force.
• AKDU will target explosives, firearms and ammunition. • Private companies are now able to implement anti-terror measures using AKDU. • Both small and large-scale operations may be coordinated to the client’s specific needs. • Use AKDU to protect your company’s insurance contracts, whether it be public liability or asset protection via superior security screening services. • K-9 units are made available to both public and private companies.
• Environmentally friendly and virtually carbon neutral explosive screening methods, when compared with the slower, less intensive and less thorough x-ray screening methods. • Detection of explosives, trace elements, dynamite, firearms and ammunition. • Accurate explosive searches based on authentic scent K-9 training. • Large- and small-scale operations can be tailored to the client’s specific needs.
For more information on our explosives detection dogs, call 1300 655 790