AACIS

The Best Dog Bite Prevention Tools For Officers

In today’s world, most every law enforcement officer and animal control officer risks encountering dangerous or potentially dangerous dogs on a daily basis.  Dog bites cost millions of dollars every year to agencies in the form of workers compensation claims, medical expenses, lost manpower, and damaged equipment.  Additionally, the potential civil liability to the agency…

AACIS Instructor Receives Medal of Commendation

On October 6, 2016, AACIS instructor and Animal Cruelty Investigator Sgt. Stephanie Nowlin received a Medal of Commendation from Escambia County, Florida Sheriff David Morgan. The medal was in response to her dedication to excellence in all aspects of her job duties and her desire to bring all agencies (sheriff’s office, animal control, and state…

The value of scenario-based training

The dynamics of scenario-based training provide a rich, comprehensive learning environment that allow students to retain approximately twice as much practical knowledge over traditional lecture-style learning.  AACIS brings scenario-based training to animal control and cruelty investigations in a way that develops strong decision-making skills that are based on a balance of officer safety, legal authority, and…