Triangle Has First K9 Detection Provider

Stealth Vigilance Partners with Vapor Wake K9 To Bring Gold Standard of K9 Detection to the Triangle

RALEIGH, NC (November 15, 2017)

The Triangle has it’s first K9 detection provider.

Stealth Vigilance, LLC (SVK9 –, a private K-9 Detection firm, announced today that they have partnered with Vapor Wake K9 (VWK9 – to add a new bomb dog to their expanding services. Stealth Vigilance is the first in the Triangle area to adopt Vapor Wake® technology that was developed at Auburn University.

The Vapor Wake® training technology is the only patented technology to detect body worn explosives in transit. Vapor Wake® is certified by the National Center for Spectator Sport Safety and Security (NCS4 ) but it also holds the first and only lab tested capability on K9 security. The NYPD Counter-Terrorism Unit, Chicago PD, LAPD, AMTRAK, Disneyland, Disneyworld, NFL, MLB, NBA, & NHL are a few of the organizations that currently utilize Vapor Wake® canines.

“Stealth Vigilance K9 (SVK9) shows a proactive and tireless commitment to keeping pedestrians, fans, and venues safe” said Paul Hammond, President of VWK9. “The Vapor Wake® canine they’re adding to their team takes the safety and security they’re offering to the next level, which is so important in light of the recent events around the world.”

The new team featuring SVK9 COO and handler, Geoff Beckwith and K9 Watson – has already been deployed at multiple venues throughout the Triangle. Like SVK9’s other K-9 teams, they can be deployed to suit a client’s needs, whether covertly and discreet or overtly and highly visible to the public.