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IPFS News Link • Animals and Pets

The dogs that sniff out COMPUTER DATA:

  • Connecticut State Police is using a dog to find concealed memory cards
  • Thoreau the golden Labrador can also find hard drives and USB sticks
  • He can identify the scent of the metal and components used in the devices
  • Dog is being used to find storage devices containing images of child porn
  • The trading of child pornography is an ever-increasing problem and paedophiles have been known to conceal hard drives of images in walls, ceilings and cabinets to avoid being caught.