Texas: Odessa Police Department conducts bomb unit training demo


On Thursday, members of the Odessa Police Department’s Hazmat Devices Unit conducted a bomb unit training demonstration.

The event took place at the Odessa Fire Rescue training facility at 3000 S. Dixie.

During the demonstration, the OPD Hazmat Devices Unit showed the work of one of their two remote controlled robots pulling a piece of plastic that represented a fake pipe bomb away from one area at the facility and bringing it to another part of the parking lot.


Image: Jacob Ford|Odessa American


Image: Jacob Ford|Odessa American

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Source: OA Online