Updated: 17th August 2017

Utah Police Now Have a Kiddie-Porn-Sniffing Dog

I thought I was being punked, but it does work, a prosecutor for the Department of Justice said of the cops special pups.”>

Porn dog doesnt sound like a terribly appealing job at first, but pups with that title are breaking new ground for cops across the country.

We realize some of you may be skeptical and wonder how is this possible, reads part of the Weber County police forces post. URL does not actually search for illegal materials, but rather his highly sensitive nose has been trained to detect the unique chemical compounds found in the certain electronic components.

I thought I was being punked, but it does work, DOJ prosecutor Steven DeBrota told NBC News. I became a believer. I think it’s going to become a regular law enforcement technique.

Experts say that the canine cops could be used not only to investigate child porn cases, but also in other electronics-related operations, including counterintelligence and counterterrorism probes.

Read more: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/06/24/utah-police-now-have-a-kiddie-porn-sniffing-dog.html

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