FAIRFIELD — A beloved retired Fairfield K9 has passed away, according to the police department. K9 Kargo recently retired … He spent his remaining time living the life of a family dog. Kargo will be missed. Link.
Nicole Burrell, a K-9 handler with the Sheriff’s Office … K9s United, a nonprofit organization that raises funds to help provide equipment and care to police dogs, pitched in, as did Hardwick’s friend Bryan Hinman who helped build Kilo’s crates … Link.
The Channahon Police Department has a new K-9 officer, purchased with drug forfeiture funds by the Will County state’s attorney’s office. State’s Attorney James Glasgow purchased the dog, named Hutch, with $14,840 in drug forfeiture funding … Link.
BELMONT — Vito has a nose for justice. The Belmont K-9 team of Vito, a police dog, and officer Evan Boulanger tracked down two of three juveniles believed to have committed a burglary on High Steet at 11:20 a.m. Friday, reports the Concord Monitor. Link.
Chicopee Police K9 Officer Ryan Romano was assisting the South Hadley Police to locate two teenagers who ran away from the Department of Youth Services at about 9 p.m., Saturday when the incident occurred. Romano and his dog, Kane, were able to locate the … Link.
… newest members of the El Dorado Police Department and the newest K-9 member, Pearl is very excited about her new job. She’s a 3-year-old, dual-purpose German Shepherd police dog and can detect explosive devices and locate missing persons. Pearl cost … Link.
The Chesterfield Township Police Department had K-9 units from 2002 to 2012. Kersten said the department used to have two dogs. “There were some budgetary concerns the police department had at the time. The dogs were almost 10 plus years old. It was time … Link.
Like the department’s other K-9 officers, Justice lives with his handler instead of in a centralized kennel, to give him time off and rest from work. The police division has nine dogs used for patrols, tracking and drug cases, Hendrickson said. Quesenberry … Link.
Capt. Marti Garrow, operations commander of the North Ridgeville police department said, “The North Ridgeville police department would like to extend our sincere gratitude and thanks to the Ben Roethlisberger Foundation and The Giving Back Fund for being … Link.
The brave pup is the first pit bull to be a registered K-9 police dog in the state of New York – which is no small feat when you consider the stigma the dog’s breed carries. But Kiah wasn’t born or bred into success – in fact, she hardly survived the … Link.