LEHI, Utah – The Lehi Police Department has added a fourth dog and handler team to its K-9 unit. Officer Zach Fossum was recently assigned to the K-9 unit from the Investigations Division. This week, Fossum selected his new partner. He chose “Hawk … Link.
A bomb-sniffing dog cleared a suspicious package thrown … 4:50 p.m. About 5:10 p.m. police issued a brief statement on the incident saying bomb and arson teams, as well as K-9 teams, were heading to the intersection. They later updated their statement … Link.
… expanding the K-9 unit that assists the Oxnard Police Department. Funding for the K-9 unit comes from the foundation, which hosts everything from T-shirt sales to pancake breakfasts to pay for dog training and medical care. The unit, which started in … Link.
A new K9 Fentanyl Detection Program is being rolled out to RCMP Police Service Dog teams across Canada, and they believe they’re the first around the globe to find a safe way to do it. “It was actually a simple solution to a very deadly problem … Link.
… driving at very high speeds during a trip to a police dog competition. Lakeland Police Chief Larry Giddens read a statement saying he’s embarrassed and disappointed in the conduct of his K-9 officers, who were suspended Tuesday for a day or two. Link.
The book was titled after real life “K9 Solo,” who was killed in the line of duty in Bradley Beach in 1998. The publishing of this dog-loving children’s book is a dream come true for James Wiater. “Back in 1998, after reading the article about the police … Link.
The new law makes clear police dogs can be taken to a veterinary clinic or similar facility … protection for Titan and 20 other police departments in Lake County with K9 units. “Our departments spend considerable investment in our canine officers … Link.
A Southampton, Mississippi police officer is facing disciplinary action after his K-9 partner, a black Labrador mix named Gunner, died after being left in the officer’s hot patrol car. Gunner, a 6-year old narcotics detection dog with the Southampton … Link.
Southaven police investigating after K9 dies in hot patrol car Southaven police are continuing their investigation into why safety equipment had not been installed in a squad car in which a police dog died last week after being left in the hot vehicle. Link.
Police said Schor fled to a wooded area near Route 287 and the Morris County Sheriff’s Office K-9 unit was requested. A police dog was able to locate the suspect a very short time later hiding out in waist-deep water, DePuyt said. Schor was uncooperative … Link.