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Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1005
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FGCU Weapons and Equipment Research Institute Hosts Seminar for Police Dog Handlers May 2

WHO FGCU Weapons and Equipment Research Institute, for sworn law enforcement personnel

WHAT Full day seminar teaches participants case law that mandates policy of patrol canine use, deployment, control, report writing and liability. Retired deputy sheriff and canine handler Terry Fleck is speaker at the seminar. Fleck has taught over 15,000 canine handlers, supervisors, administrators, agency attorneys and risk managers nationwide.

WHEN 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday, May 2

WHERE Student Union 213

WHY The Weapons and Equipment Research Institute is funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and this seminar is further supported by a private donation to the FGCU Foundation specifically for canine-related projects and research.

CONTACT Assistant professor and director of the Weapons and Equipment Research Institute Charlie Mesloh at (239) 590-7761 or cell phone at (239) 229-3462.

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