In today’s world, detector canines are extensively used by law enforcement agencies, the military, private corporations, private individuals, and security personnel around the world. Our canines are trained to alert to explosives, narcotics, currency, firearms, or humans. Garrison & Sloan does not cross or dual train dogs in order to protect the integrity of your security needs. Explosive trained canines are trained to alert passively. Narcotics trained canines are trained to alert either passively or aggressively. Human trained canines are trained to alert vocally.

Upon completion of training, canine teams must pass certification. They are independently tested and certified to ensure they are of the highest standards in order to perform their duties. After certification, the canine team’s proficiency is kept current with weekly training sessions and on-site training seminars to keep them at maximum performance levels.

Our canines are trained in many environments, some of which include:

  • All types of ships and seaport areas
  • Cargo, including planes, ships, trains, trucks and private and U.S mail carriers
  • Nuclear Plant Facilities
  • Airport terminals and all types of aircraft
  • Schools including sporting events and special events
  • Warehouse facilities, buildings, and other corporate and industrial environments
  • All types of motor vehicles
  • Local, State, and Federal Government facilities
  • Concert & Sporting event venues
  • Residences

Explosive Detection and SOP®/EOP® Detection

Since the unfortunate incidents of September 11, 2001, the demand for explosive trained canines has been unprecedented. Due to this overwhelming demand for security, many companies emerged without experience or knowledge leading to questionably established new companies. To avoid putting the safety of your organization at risk, visit our FAQ page for a comprehensive list of questions to ask new canine detection companies before selection.

Due to increasing bomb threats, firearms, the availability of homemade devices, and acts of terrorism, explosive detection is in strong demand. Garrison & Sloan explosive detector canines have become an essential part of security for the clients we serve.

Garrison & Sloan is one of the only companies in the U.S that has always provided explosive trained canines. Garrison & Sloan’s explosive trained canines are not trained to detect narcotics or humans because it diminishes the efficiency and safety for your security operation. Garrison & Sloan explosive canine teams are highly trained and certified to detect explosive components only. It is imperative when hiring an explosive detection company that company credentials are thoroughly research to ensure that canines are trained using the highest possible standards and that both the handler(s) and canines are certified.

Garrison & Sloan services clients internationally with our certified explosive detection canine teams. Our trainers and staff have worked extensively with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies to ensure regulatory and statutory compliance and provide you the most up-to-date security information available.

SOP® (Suspect Odor Pursuit) and EOP® (Explosive Odor Pursuit) canines are the new evolution in detector canine training developed by Tony Guzman of Garrison & Sloan. With cutting edge canine training and new technology, these advanced and specialized explosive canines are ushering in a new era of combatting terrorism, enhancing dignitary protection, and mitigating, suppressing, and detecting Person Borne Improvised Explosive Devices and moving targets. 

When you are ready to commence services, the Garrison & Sloan Executive Team meets with your Security Personnel to discuss personalized strategies specific to your search needs and establish a customized Standard Operating Procedure (S.O.P.) for our canines teams to execute with the highest level of safety. Please contact us and we will gladly meet with you in person or send out a presentation package to your organization detailing how our services can exceed your expectations.

Narcotic Detection

Garrison & Sloan will work with you in your commitment to keep illegal narcotics out of the workplace and schools.

Garrison & Sloan offers a variety of plans for employers to detect employees using, shipping, or selling illegal drugs in the workplace. Our methods can be used to sweep office complexes, schools, factories, warehouses, aircraft, ships, and vehicle parking lots.

Garrison & Sloan is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our courteous and knowledgeable staff is bound by a confidentiality agreement and fully understands the need for discreet services. And Garrison & Sloan managers and supervisors will work around your schedule and goals; searches can be performed during prime working hours to maximize deterrence, or during non-intrusive work hours to avoid work flow interruptions. Garrison & Sloan canine teams remain in locations specifically designated by the client to manage security responsibilities and maintain strict confidentiality.

For more information, contact the Garrison & Sloan team to help you in your efforts to detect illegal narcotics. Our team is happy to schedule a visit to your facility or school to assist in the planning and execution effort prior to commencing services.

The Garrison & Sloan canine team will search for illegal substances such cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin, crystal methamphetamine, ecstasy, and marijuana. Under standard protocol, the handler will mark the areas the canine has detected, and your representative can make arrangements to open the contents after the search is completed. If desired, you company will be provided a report to aid in further investigation.

Executive Protection

Garrison & Sloan Executive Protection canines are loyal companions, protectors, and excellent security deterrents. The Garrison & Sloan team travels overseas to personally select the executive protection canine suited to offer the safety and comfort you need. Whether it’s for business, executive, or home protection, Garrison & Sloan can provide custom-trained canines ready to meet and exceed your security expectations.