Patrol Dog

… Friday after an announcement that a well-loved retired Clare police dog died this week. “It’s with great sorrow and sadness we announce the passing of retired Police K-9 Swiper. Swiper served alongside Chief (Brian) Gregory from 2009 to 2013. Link.

He refused to come out, authorities say, so an Upper Darby Police K-9 team was called. The police dog was sent into the basement and Gilmore allegedly put up a fight, injuring the dog in the mouth. Officers and Marshals entered and took Gilmore into custody. Link.

A Charleston Police Officer and … Berkley is a multi-purpose dog meaning she sniffs for narcotics, does patrol work and apprehensions, but what she’s really good at is tracking. Gaylor and Berkley were given the K9 Team of the Year Award last week … Link.

Lawmakers want to make it a felony for anyone who intentionally kills or inflicts serious injury to a police dog in the line of duty. “We’ve lost ten K9’s in the last five years here in the state of California. You’ve had some incidents here, two injuries … Link.

FRANKFORT, IL — The Frankfort Police Department is mourning the death of its retired police dog. Alpha was the village’s first K9 officer, and he served on the force from 2006 to 2011, the department announced Thursday. He died April 18. “Alpha … Link.

But he was no match for the K-9 who has more than 480 hours of training. Broken Arrow Police Department K-9 Officer Marque Baldwin and his dog Jireh train for all types of scenarios. “In the sense of being a professional athlete we want to expose the dogs … Link.