Socks, an 18-month-old yellow Labrador retriever, is settling in to her new job as an ordinance detection specialist.
The Philadelphia Police Foundation provides equipment to the police department not covered in the city’s budget.
The Philadelphia Police Foundation received the money from Joseph Carlini, CEO of the Philadelphia-based McKean Defense Group and a foundation member.
At a City Council hearing, company officials laid out the security precautions in each transaction — including thumbprints, multiple photographs, and a scan of photo IDs.
The Penn Relays are only days away, but Boston is still on everyone’s mind.