The Connecticut State Police has Graduated 3 K-9 teams as part of it's 212th K-9 Training Program. The class had been training for the past six weeks to detect odors of ignitable liquids at fire scenes. The Labrador retrievers are handled by experienced fire investigators.
The following teams graduated on July 2, 2020:
Connecticut State Police
Detective David Collins K-9 Elmer Fire & Explosion Investigative Unit,
Detective Jeffrey Bellevance K-9 David Fire & Explosion Investigative Unit
Rhode Island Office of the State Fire Marshal