Meet Brad Smith!
CLASS: High Risk K-9 Patrol Operations and K-9 SWAT Deployment –
S.K.I.D.D.S./CATS | Courtroom Testimony – Know the Answers to the
Questions Before They’re Asked
Brad Smith retired from the West Covina Police Department in southern
California after 30 years of service. Brad was a handler and trainer
for West Covina for 25 years and a SWAT dog handler for 18 years.
Since 1999 Brad has been National K-9 Chairman for N.T.O.A. and a K-9
Subject Matter Expert for the California Association of Tactical
Officers. Brad specializes in field tactics and officer safety.
Brad is a graduate of the California P.O.S.T. Master Instructor
Development Program (Class 5). In 1997 Brad he designed and
implemented a K-9 SWAT & K-9 Patrol Tactical School called
S.K.I.D.D.S. and CATS skidds.com. Brad is also owner of Canine
Tactical Operations and Consulting K9TacOps.com
Brad is the author of the book, K9 Tactical Operations for Patrol and
SWAT. Brad is also the Co-author of K9’s in the Courtroom where he
teaches about K9 Patrol and SWAT deployment / bite liability. Brad has
published over 100 articles for a wide variety of publications on K-9
Swat Deployment and training.
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