Police: David Devera punched the police dog after being … Officers called in the department’s K-9 unit and the dog, “Colt,” entered the building as the suspect – later identified as Devera – allegedly retreated toward some of the construction … Link.

that’s when Officer Ryan Brandreth unleashed his K-9 parther Cole and together they were able to subdue and handcuff Devera, police said. Police allege Devera punched the dog while trying to break free and fought with three police officers. Devera was … Link.

The assault happened after the officer caught the thief stealing mail. A Puyallup K9 was called to help find the suspect, and the police dog was able to track him down. The officer was not injured during the assault, according to Milton police. Great catch … Link.

At the end of the year, a K9 with the Yancey County Sheriff’s Office was supposed to retire – instead, the eight-year-old dog’s life was cut short with a particularly cruel criminal act. On July 12, the Sheriff’s Office posted a notice about the … Link.

A Cass Count K9 Unit was requested to help find the man. A short time after searching, Faust the police dog found the 28-year-old man unresponsive an unmanicured field. Police said officers began first aid on the man and carried him back to the residence. Link.

A Des Moines Police K-9 apprehended a man suspected of stealing a car … The suspects crashed into a tree and attempted to flee on foot. A police dog successfully apprehended one of the suspects. He was injured during the arrest and taken to the hospital. Link.

Today we’ll be filling you in on everything you need to know about police dogs. According to the National Police Dog Foundation, most K9 units do not take in dogs from the public. They often get them from specialized breeders in Europe. This tradition … Link.