CALEDONIA — After months of training, the Caledonia Police Department’s first K9 officer joined the force last week and … of the fundraising effort that raised $30,000 to acquire the dog. Donations primarily came from the community with big … Link.
Police K-9 Unit Sgt. Seth O’Brien said the donation will go to the … risk calls as well as toward other needed equipment for the K9 unit. Loki, one of eight dogs used by patrol officers, the bomb squad and the narcotics unit, will be going on almost … Link.
“His dedication, his loyalty, his enthusiasm, his tenacity was above and beyond what we would even expect out of another dog. His job — he couldn’t do … the unexpected passing of Wethersfield Police K-9 Officer Thor. K-9 Thor passed away last night … Link.
Master Patrol Officer Daniel Gove spoke at the beginning of the service and noted the bond that gets made between officers and their dogs in the K-9 unit. “We knew Thor as a partner, not just as an animal,” he said. Wethersfield police were called to a … Link.
“Moved by the need for additional dogs and equipment, I founded the Cody Fund, named after my beloved Sheltie that passed away in 2008, to support police K9 units in Gwinnett County,” Gestar wrote, adding that she wanted to donate $12,000 for GCPD to … Link.
A Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper, an Afton man and a police dog were all taken to hospitals last night … The two vehicles collided in the middle of the highway. After the crash, K-9 Hunter — who had been in Neilson’s patrol car — jumped out and … Link.
… The police department’s K9 Unit got some help Wednesday night from some Stamford Masons and the son of a fire department officer to purchase a custom-fit ballistic vest for the department’s newest hire. Police dog Loki, an 18-month-old Belgium … Link.
Chattanooga Police say Camie’s gregarious, exuberant, love-everyone-she-meets personality is what led to a unanimous decision by her K9 peers to select her as the spokesdog of the group. Camie’s duties as a a “bomb” dog take priority, but her love of … Link.
Chicago police bid farewell Wednesday to a beloved police dog. Bob, a retired Homeland Security/CPD Explosive K-9, had a brain tumor. She and her handler, Mike Walter, were escorted Wednesday afternoon to her last appointment at Niles Animal Hospital … Link.
Elm Street when the incident happened. Police say Williamson was armed with a knife when he grabbed the dog and began choking it. Police say it wasn’t long before the dog was free and officers were able to arrest Williamson. Captain Ellenberger says the … Link.