LACON — The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office’s police dog is expected to be out of action … The Sheriff’s Office’s K-9 insurance covers mortality but not medical treatment, Russell said. Coverage by the owner’s building insurance seemed unlikely … Link.

The department launched the page last week, with the idea of raising money for a new police dog. They’ve picked out a handler, and even have their eye on a German Shepard who would be their next K-9. DeMaio said “$15,000 allows us to purchase the dog … Link.

A police department in western Illinois just got a furry new officer and she’s already the most popular member of the force. Brinkley is a 2-month-old puppy who’s not your average police K9. She’s being trained as a “comfort” dog, to connect with the … Link.