Meet the New “JHPTS Visual Tracking and Training, Inc.” Leadership Team

(Left to right:  Sharon Ward, Steve Reddington, Dick Wilker, Seaux Larreau, Kathy Decker, Kris Scovel, Dan Scovel, Jo Peterson, Steve Frye, Marcus Lemasters, Joel Hardin.  Missing from the photo is Annie Pillers.) At the JHPTS annual tracking trainers meeting held over the March 18-20, 2016 weekend, the new organization formed to carry on the JHPTS program was announced. “JHPTS Visual

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Small Business Award 2008

Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year After completing 25 years as a tracker with the U.S. Border Patrol, Joel Hardin founded Joel Hardin Professional Tracking Services, a specialized training program for search and rescue, law enforcement, industrial security, and military Special Forces in 1990. Joel has participated in several major criminal investigations and missing person searches that have attracted

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New Signcutters – March 2013

    Two new signcutter certifications were issued at the March 2013 Trainers session in Boise, Idaho.   Annie Pillers Awarded JHPTS “Sign Cutter” Certification – 2013 Annie joined Palouse/Clearwater Search and Rescue in 1990 and began learning her tracking skills working with the North Idaho Trackers group. Annie attended Joel’s tracking classes as a UTS student, advancing to Journeyman in

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