From 1 February this year, began patrolling the international airport “Dnepropetrovsk” combined squads of patrol police and dog handlers.
This measure was introduced already in six airports of Ukraine and is directed on suppression of illegal activities of visitors to our country. Innovation is at the airport “Dnepropetrovsk” will block the channels of supply of illegal substances to the region and strengthen the safety of passengers. The police together with handlers and their Pets will control not only the arrivals and departure time, terminal building, but also the surrounding area.
According to the head of the organization of cynological activities of national police Svetlana Kolomoets, in the plans of the Ministry include expansion of the capabilities of the canine units. “It is possible that soon will be created a new position of dog handler in the divisions of patrol police,” – said Svetlana.