Scamp, tobacco and cash detection dog with B.W.Y Canine Ltd received a Special Commendation from the ACG (Anti-Counterfeiting Group). Scamp has helped UK law enforcement agencies to locate over £6 million pounds-worth of illegal tobacco and over £1.6 million pounds in cash and his career isn't over yet.
Scamp was trained and is handled by Stuart Phillips
Detection dogs Scamp and Yoyo, together with their trainer and handler Stuart Phillips have been recognised by West Mercia Police and the High Sheriff of Herefordshire.
Stuart Phillips and detection dogs Scamp and Yoyo are awarded the High Sheriff Commendation Award in recognition of continued support to West Mercia Police in the enforcement and disruption of serious organised crime
Stuart, Scamp and Yoyo were invited to the award ceremony which took place in Hereford Town Hall. The High Sheriff of Herefordshire and the Chief Constable of West Mercia Police were able to meet Stuart, Scamp and Yoyo.
The CTSI Hero Award celebrates those who make outstanding contributions towards consumer protection in our communities. Scamp and B.W.Y Canine Ltd received the award at the CTSI Hero Awards 2019 ceremony at One Great George Street, London.
Imagine a sniffer dog, so good at its job, that a £25K bounty is put on its head!
Stuart Phillips, detection dog trainer and handler for B.W.Y Canine Ltd has been awarded a certificate of commendation from the Chartered Trading Standards Institute.
This award is for Stuarts continued support at disrupting organised crime and helping to tackle the illegal tobacco trade in the UK, using his specialist detection dogs.