The Pine Creek K-9 Search Unit now has two certified cadaver search dogs, Jake and Deliliah. The dogs, with their handler Trudy Garvey, completed their certification through North Star International K-9 Training Association on Oct. 8 in Seymour, Ind. Link.

“We were told of three areas where cadaver dogs had been interested,” state forensic scientist John Ertl testified at Steven Avery’s trial in 2007. “There was a gravel yard, gravel quarry. And there was a maybe 30-foot-tall mound of gravel and sand. Link.

There will be cadaver search dogs on hand. “We have many positions on the team, from doctors to paramedics to heavy riggers. But I think our primary mission down there is going to be water operations,” FDNY Battalion Chief Joe Downey said Thursday at a … Link.

On Wednesday, neighbors said police showed up with cadaver dogs to search the area. Police returned Thursday to the area of Carpenter and Mimosa with a backhoe. They broke up a concrete slab near an art garden and put it in a truck. Homicide detectives … Link.

The NSW Police Cadaver Dog Unit was even brought in. But they never found any trace of Rachel — not her bag, her shoes, her camera, or her body. The minute they called us, I knew Rachel was dead. Phyllis Funari, Rachel’s mother According to Inspector … Link.