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Police Dog Rudi

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Police Dog Training Course, Staffordshire 1964

Front row, far left, Pc 1385 John Coulson with PD Solo. Sgt Jack Howell centre.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Pc John Coulson

Pc 1385 John Coulson (Nottinghamshire) and Police Dog Sam at the National Trials 1974. Trophy for the Best Searching Dog.

Monday, November 26, 2012

70's Derbyshire Police Dog Section

Another from Don.
Constable Leslie Newton who served on the Dog Section in the mid 70's pictured with Police Dog Czar (re handled from Pc John Glossop)

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Police Dog search in Nottinghamshire

Pc Hagen at the front the PD Flack and Pc Wallace with PD Brett, 16 October 1981. Part of a search in north Nottinghamshire.

Friday, November 09, 2012

Searching Saddleworth Moor 1965/66?


Pc Don Batterham is seen here on Saddleworth Moor in 1965/66? assisting neighbouring forces during the 'Moors Murders Searches' with his Police Dog Rock 1 

Saturday, November 03, 2012

Derby County and Borough Police Dog Trials 70/80's

 Some of the officers are unknown  The Supt is James Reddington next to him is Inspr Malcolm Chappel – behine him is Const. P.Hallam    - to the right of Barbara Woodhouse in overalls is Const.K Scott next to him in overalls is Const. Ray Denning and on the end is Sergeant Derek Heal.    
The photo was taken on Cromford Meadows.

Derbyshire Police on a PR visit

Keith & Alex 11 was a popular visiter to the local Schools. The other handler on the left is Const. Steve Swain with a young dog name not known.

Derbyshire Police Dogs

More of the dogs from Derbyshire and their handlers of course. Thanks to Don Batterham.

Sergeant J Watson with PD Prince who was rehandled by Const. Hollands within months of the Section being formed.            
Centre – Const. J Glossop with PD Rock      -   Rock was rehandled by Const. Batterham  also within months of the section being formed.           
Right -   Const.  K. Scott with PD Alex   
Photo taken by the force photographic section at Matlock Police Headquarters.

Constable 142 Keith Scott with Alex 11

Another of Pc Scott and Alex