“Melvin and his handler Ofc.
Hottman have been an
Idaho certified narcotic detection team since May of 2010.
In 2009 Melvin was adopted from the P.A.W.S Animal Shelter
in Emmett, ID. Soon after he was trained and certified in
locating Marijuana, Heroin, Cocaine, and Methamphetamine. In
2010 Melvin participated in approximately 133 deployments as
well as continuous training. Melvin can also found working
with the High School, Boy Scout, and various other groups