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Scent Evidence K9 Introduces New Missing Person K9 Team to Hardeman Co. Sheriff’s Dept.

Scent Evidence K9 Partners With Hardeman County TN Sheriff’s Department To Find Missing Persons

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn – (May 25, 2017) – Scent Evidence K9 introduced Chloe and Mandy to the Hardeman County Sheriff’s Department K9 team during a recent 2-day training exercise in West Tennessee. Chloe and Mandy are both scent discriminate bloodhounds and were donated by local community advocates, Paul and Tammy Grider, to help the law enforcement agency respond and locate missing persons in the area. Former FBI Forensic Canine Specialist and Scent Evidence K9 CEO, Paul Coley, led the training program for the new K9 handler team which included the use of scent preservation kitsmissing persons trailing techniques and how technology can be used to bring the lost home safely.

(Pictured left to right:) Sheriff John Doolen, Paul Coley, Donna Coley, Deputy Brandon Allen, Captain Brian Vandiver, Chief Deputy Billy Davis and Deputy Timmy Howell. (Photo by: Joe Blanton)