Thanks to donations from the community and elsewhere, the Flat Rock Police Department is getting a new K9 officer to bolster police protection, searches for narcotics and building searches. Simon Group Holdings and Atlas Oil Co., headquartered in Taylor … Link.
It’s also the site of a new memorial dedicated to police dogs killed in the line of duty, including Canton K-9 Jethro. The 3-year-old German shepherd was shot during a break-in at a grocery in January 2016 and died the following day. Link.
Four-year-old police service dog (PSD) Onyx, with help from his partner Const … They took the course with trainers from the HRM K-9 division, with Onyx sitting and focusing on an area when he found drugs. Time playing with a toy was used to reward … Link.
“Bear” the K9 officer got a hand-built kennel from students … “I don’t know, I just thought it would be pretty fun to help out the police department and help them be able to get a dog,” said Karnes. A new addition to the force, with a new 10’x8′ space … Link.
Rio is a 2-year-old chocolate lab and the newest member of the Wausau Police Department’s K9 Unit. Her human partner … Rio is a single-purpose dog, focusing on drug detection. She and Kurtzhals will be an important part of addressing the drug problem … Link.
noting the K-9 was used on drug patrol, searching for contraband and helping to locate missing people. Mahinske said the department has not yet made a decision has been made on replacing Vegas. A police dog costs several thousand dollars, and its handler … Link.
Photo (C) AKC The American Kennel Club presented the United States Capitol Police K-9 Unit with the AKC K-9 Officers Award on May 1. The award recognizes the special public service role of dogs that work for government agencies, and the skills and … Link.
… had been part of the Sebastian Police Department for about a year. He was found inside the K9 Patrol Unit parked outside the officer’s Melbourne home. Detectives won’t say where the handler was when the dog died. Management says all of its K9 vehicles … Link.
A Fresno Police Department dog thwarted a clever attempt to smuggle $130,000 worth … if not for Buster, the narcotic K-9 unit. Buster has found about seven major drug shipments since joining narcotics in January, Tietjen added. Quintero Morales appears … Link.
A police dog was found dead inside a hot patrol car parked outside … “Unfortunately and tragically, a Sebastian police K-9 was found expired Friday evening. This was unexpected,” John Blackledge, the commander of operations for the Sebastian Police … Link.