The page features pictures of the Alsatians, springer spaniels and Labradors that are members of the Lancashire Police Dog Unit, and describes the law enforcement operations they have been involved in, including drug busts and VIP security operations.
What does DU stand for?
DU stands for Dog Unit
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We have 13 other meanings of DU in our Acronym Attic
- Disk Used
- Disk Utility
- Display Unit
- Distance Uniform (signal or signal set)
- Distribution Unit
- Dobson Unit(s)
- Dobson Units
- Doctor of the University
- Documentation Unit
- Documento Unico
Samples in periodicals archive:
Nine Springer Spaniels arrived safely at West Midlands Police's Dog Unit in Balsall Common when mum Grace gave birth in the early hours on December 8.
Dog unit manager, Insp Russ Evans, said: "Over the past year, Paul and his dogs have been a formidable team, being influential in securing a high number of arrests.
A dog unit and CO19 Specialist Firearms Command were called to "contain" and shoot dead the animal while bloodied officers arrested the suspect, in his 20s, for grievous bodily harm and kidnapping.
A dog unit and firearms officer were called before the dog was "contained and subsequently shot dead", Scotland Yard said.
Mounted police, dog units, a SWAT team and snipers protected the auditorium.
The Alsatian puppy is in training to join the dog unit - if he can cut the MUTT-stard.
Training local forces, providing equipment and using explosive detection dog units was an essential part of the effort, he added.