In addition to “Timmy” as Mr. January, other dogs in the K-9 unit are pictured on the job, with tasks including sniffing for bombs and tracking down missing persons. The police foundation is sending copies of the 13-month calendar, which runs through … Link.
Emma, who came from Pacific Coast K-9 in Washington State, will serve alongside her partner, Officer Joe Watson, as a single-purpose narcotics detection dog. It took Watson – who’s been working as a police officer for 10 years and as a K-9 handler for … Link.
Joliet Police Chief Brian Benton said that the city has been “ahead of the curve” when it comes to allowing K9’s to retire with their partner’s families. A new law that went in to effect on January 1 this year makes it a law to offer the animals … Link.
Westerville police K9 handler Bryan Schwartz works Fiji in a realistic mission with two other dog handlers from different departments assisting, and learning on the go. “As something, a mistake is made or we are evaluating the whole scenario overall we … Link.
and Officer Juan Gonzales with K9 Skye, a 14 month old yellow Labrador from Idaho. Both canines were purchased from Police Service Dogs, a kennel in Oxford, Florida. The handlers and their canines begin training with the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office … Link.
A Belgian Malinois that mauled a Grover Beach man to death as the man tried to rescue his severely injured neighbor was trained as a police dog before its owner, a police officer, transferred to the Grover Beach Police Department, the officer’s former … Link.
The Audubon County Sheriff’s Office’s K9 unit, Axel, is getting body armor thanks to a charitable donation from a non-profit organization looking out for police and related agency service dogs. K9 Axel is two-year-old Belgian Malinois and joined the … Link.
A Crawfordsville Police K9 is receiving a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to an organization that has provided safety equipment to thousands of the nation’s police dogs. K9 Drako, who is handled by Lt. Russell Keller, is the latest dog to be … Link.
Carter believes with the additional space comes a bigger, better selection of K9 dogs. Bristow plans to have the additional … to “possible” death row action A local father of a murdered police officer is hopeful that with a soon-to-be new president … Link.
Source: K9 Libby Eleven pits have been successfully placed as police dogs since the program started two years ago. The canines are trained to detect narcotics, explosives, arson, and missing persons. Any dog that has the drive, confidence, and desire to … Link.