STRATFORD – K9 Gunny is retiring. Capt. Frank Eannotti said there will be a retirement ceremony for the nine-year-old canine at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the Stratford Police Department’s second-floor training room at its headquarters. “K-9 Gunny nine … Link.

The Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Force Animal Branch, Charles Ugomuoh, in his remarks, said four officers and 15 other ranks were tutored for three months on the patrol dog handlers course as a background for the establishment of the NAF K9 unit. Link.

Cali is the department’s first bloodhound and is two weeks away from K-9 patrol class graduation, police said. The rest of the eight dogs in the city’s K-9 unit are either German shepherds or Malinoises, a department spokesman said. Yonkers police have … Link.