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It has been a little more than a year since the Estevan Police Service (EPS) has had a K9 unit, and now it appears they are ready to move forward with the popular program’s return. The previous police dog, Harvey, retired in August 2015 after nine years … Link.

Klinkhammer said he applied to be a dog handler when the department started its K9 program. He was first paired with a dog named Mike, who later was reassigned to other duties. “I went down to Tops (an Illinois kennel that specializes in training police … Link.

The program is open to dogs actively employed in the U.S. with law enforcement or related agencies who are certified and at least 20 months of age. New K9 graduates, as well as K9s with expired vests, are eligible to participate. Walton County Sheriff’s … Link.