The sleeve insignia of the 25th Separate Special Actions Detachment of the Interior Troops.
The entire history of the military unit is connected with the constant use of working dogs. Therefore the sleeve patch’s emblem is a black shield with a golden edging, at the center of which is the common heraldic symbol of the Russian Interior Ministry (a sword and a shield) supplemented by a double-headed dog looking in different directions.
At the top of the sleeve patch there is a common emblem of Spetsnaz MVD (MIA Special Forces).
The sleeve insignia of the servicemen of the investigation dog breeding service of Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs.
A black triangular shield peaked downward with curved top. In the shield there is a stylized image of an Alsatian (German shepherd) in a profile.
The inscription of Along the perimeter of the patch reads: “Investigation Dog Breeding Service.” On the curly ribbon there is an abbreviation of “MIA”.