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Manchester Police now has two graduated police K-9 teams

Manchester Police Department has two graduated police K-9 teams in narcotics detection and police patrol. K-9 Officers Nalty and Storm were green dogs imported from Europe by Nashville K-9 in early Seeptember and began taining on October 4. They completed their initial training on December 11. Both dogs were reportedly certified three different times by…

Some using ADA loophole to bring non-service dogs into restaurants

There are dozens of “dog friendly” restaurants and businesses in Music City. Most of them require dogs to be on the patios, unless they’re “service dogs.” But, not everyone is following the rules. Some dog lovers are using a loophole, bringing their pets inside. According to the American Disabilities Act, restaurants can only ask if…

Experts weigh in on how to break up a dog fight at the dog park

As green space diminishes in Nashville, dog owners are forced to walk their pets in tight quarters which can lead to dog fights. Several apartment complexes in downtown Nashville have dog runs attached to the building. While the dog park can be fun, rough-housing often happens and can quickly escalate. “There are a bunch of…

Meet Remi, Tennessee’s first police dog who sniffs out electronics to help protect children

On her first day on the job, the newest member of the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office bounded over a black suitcase. Remi — a 2-year-old black Labrador — had discovered a small memory card inside the piece of luggage. “Good job, Remi,” said Detective Lee Eaves, her handler. He chucked a red ball across the…

Williamson County Gets Electronic-Sniffing K-9

FRANKLIN, Tenn. – There are bomb-sniffing dogs, drug-sniffing dogs, and law enforcement in Williamson County recently added an electronics-sniffing dog named Remi. In law enforcement, child pornography and crimes surrounding it are seen as a world-wide epidemic. “It happens in every country, every state, every county, every city,” Detective Lee Eaves of the Williamson County…

TN’s first electronic detection K-9 joining Williamson County Sheriff’s Office

Officials say child predators tend to hide evidence on small flash drives and other devices, making investigations more difficult. Remi will be helping to find these crucial pieces of evidence. FRANKLIN, TN (WSMV) – A new K-9 officer is joining the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office to help find electronic evidence. Remi, a 2-year-old Labrador Retriever,…