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UAE's First Qualified Female Officer to Handle Explosives Underwater

  • Publish date: Wednesday، 07 September 2022
UAE's First Qualified Female Officer to Handle Explosives Underwater

Dubai Police's said Sergeant Khulood Al Marri has become thee first qualified female officer to handle explosives underwater.

Sgt. Al Marri has undergone a six-month practical training to acquire the necessary skills to conduct a thorough inspection at various locations, detect suspicious items, and defuse and dispose of explosive hazards.

"I'm grateful to have a job that never ceases to motivate me with new challenges," said the officer with 16 years of experience.

"Dubai Police has created a motivating environment for the youth in general and women, in particular, to ensure we strive for nothing but excellence," she added.

Al Marri has also been trained to utilise Artificial Intelligence-powered technologies to facilitate her missions and reduce potential risks.

As a member of the security inspections and explosives diffusers team at the General Department of Organisations Protective Security and Emergency,