The Canine unit for the West Memphis Police Department serves as both narcotic dogs and patrol dogs. The multipurpose intention canines are critical to aiding Unform Patrol, Narcotics, the SRT team, and other specialized units. They even have the preparation to execute narcotics searches with the above units as well.
In combination with the above duties, our canines the experience of to actively search out current narcotics in both storage areas and vehicles. Because of their highly honed skills, they also find hidden drugs. We currently have one active drug dog. K-9 Molly is a 5 year old female black lab. She is currently assigned to the Patrol Division. She has served the West Memphis Police Department for 3 years and has found large quantities of Narcotics. Molly is trained to passively alert on the odor of 5 Narcotics: Marijuana, Cocaine, Heroin, Methamphetamine, and Ecstasy.