Dogs compete in honor of National Police Week

Britt, a U.S. Air Force military working dog assigned to the 19th Security Forces Squadron, exits a plastic tube during the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. This portion of the event simulates the dog’s ability to go into a culvert after a suspect. Britt’s handler is U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Caleb McDaniel, 19th SFS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Britt, a U.S. Air Force military working dog assigned to the 19th Security Forces Squadron, exits a plastic tube during the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. This portion of the event simulates the dog’s ability to go into a culvert after a suspect. Britt’s handler is U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Caleb McDaniel, 19th SFS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Police Officer Bruce Moyster, of the North Little Rock Police Department, tries to convince K9 Zeus, an 8-year-old Belgian Malinois, to go through a tube during the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. Zeus, a dual purpose K9, narcotics detector and patrol, has no experience going through culverts or tubes and found it easier just to go over it. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Police Officer Bruce Moyster, of the North Little Rock Police Department, tries to convince K9 Zeus, an 8-year-old Belgian Malinois, to go through a tube during the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. Zeus, a dual purpose K9, narcotics detector and patrol, has no experience going through culverts or tubes and found it easier just to go over it. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Corporal Brandon Jones, Hot Springs Police Department, watches as Keena clears a hurdle during the obedience portion of the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. This portion of the competition is used to simulate an open window or a barrier that a MWD might have to maneuver to get to a subject. The competition was held in honor of National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Corporal Brandon Jones, Hot Springs Police Department, watches as Keena clears a hurdle during the obedience portion of the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. This portion of the competition is used to simulate an open window or a barrier that a MWD might have to maneuver to get to a subject. The competition was held in honor of National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Zeus, a working dog with the North Little Rock Police Department knocks down a decoy suspect during the obedience portion of the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. The competition, which included local law enforcement agencies, was designed to assess tactical obedience with multiple distractors to ensure the MWD maintains a keen focus on the decoy suspect sitting on the tire. The dogs had to pass several bite sleeves and suits on the ground to reach the decoy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Zeus, a working dog with the North Little Rock Police Department knocks down a decoy suspect during the obedience portion of the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. The competition, which included local law enforcement agencies, was designed to assess tactical obedience with multiple distractors to ensure the MWD maintains a keen focus on the decoy suspect sitting on the tire. The dogs had to pass several bite sleeves and suits on the ground to reach the decoy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Freaki, a U.S. Air Force military working dog (MWD), maintains a lock on Senior Airman Ashley Evans, a 19th Security Forces Squadron patrolman, during the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. The competition, which included area law enforcement agencies, was held in honor of National Police Week, and was designed to conduct tactical obedience with multiple distractors to ensure the MWD would maintain keen focus on the decoy suspect sitting on the tire. The dogs had to bypass several bite sleeves and suits on the ground to reach the decoy. Freaki’s handler was Senior Airman Ndidi Akalanze, who is assigned to the 19th SFS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Freaki, a U.S. Air Force military working dog (MWD), maintains a lock on Senior Airman Ashley Evans, a 19th Security Forces Squadron patrolman, during the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. The competition, which included area law enforcement agencies, was held in honor of National Police Week, and was designed to conduct tactical obedience with multiple distractors to ensure the MWD would maintain keen focus on the decoy suspect sitting on the tire. The dogs had to bypass several bite sleeves and suits on the ground to reach the decoy. Freaki’s handler was Senior Airman Ndidi Akalanze, who is assigned to the 19th SFS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Caleb McDaniel, a 19th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, and his partner Britt, maneuver in and out of cones to show how they get around barriers during the obedience portion of the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. The competition, which included numerous law enforcement agencies, was held in honor of National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Caleb McDaniel, a 19th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, and his partner Britt, maneuver in and out of cones to show how they get around barriers during the obedience portion of the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. The competition, which included numerous law enforcement agencies, was held in honor of National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)

Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. -- Britt, a U.S. Air Force military working dog assigned to the 19th Security Forces Squadron, exits a plastic tube during the “Military Working Dog (MWD) Competition" at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., May 17, 2017. This portion of the event simulates the dog’s ability to go into a culvert after a suspect. Britt’s handler is U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Caleb McDaniel, 19th SFS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jeff Walston/Released)