The Keizer Police Department has welcomed a new K-9 to the force … Kobe is a 3-year-old German Shepherd from Czechoslovakia. He is a tracking dog, but not a drug-detection K-9. Kobe is partnered with Officer Scott Keniston. Kobe and Keniston attended … Link.
… and Public Protection Connecticut State Police announced that their K-9 German Shepherd Brutus will now have his own protective vest. He’s the fourth state police dog to receive body armor. Each vest can weigh up to about five pounds and is valued … Link.
The Lincoln Police Department has five so-called K-9 units and the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office has two, said Capt. Danny Reitan, who is oversees LPD’s K-9 program. These dogs are paid for by public donations, Reitan said. In recent years, two of LPD … Link.
Officers are excited to have a K-9 program back for the community. “We had a K-9 10 years ago or nine years ago,” he said. Sgt. Terry Green had three police dogs over time and Zoe was her last one. Wood said “what we’re emphasizing is getting more safety … Link.
Her husband, Mike Napier, is a lieutenant with the police department and on the department’s SWAT team. They were both promoted to their respective positions in June. Mosier-Napier said Sam is her second K9, with a 10-year-old retired dog at home that she … Link.
the department would borrow dogs from other local agencies when necessary. Christol told commissioners that the department requested the use of K9 officers from the Chattanooga Police Department and Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office 41 times in 2016. Link.
Lieutenant Mike Biondi, a 24-year veteran with DCSO, heads up the K-9 unit. “Our dogs are from Europe,” Biondi told The Nugget. “They’re bred there for police work.” Each new dog goes through months of training before he is ready to be sent over here for … Link.
A Grosse Pointe Farms K-9 unit – aka a police dog – assisted Harper Woods police searching for suspects in a home invasion Jan. 2, according to the Grosse Pointe Times. The dog and handler were asked to assist after one suspect in a home invasion and … Link.
with police dogs drafted in to help. At around 1am, the suspect fired at a York police officer from the K-9 unit, the Washington Post reported. He was rushed to a nearby medical center in a police vehicle. Then at around 3:30am the suspect opened fire … Link.
We are all proud to receive this award, especially our favorite dog Sparkee, who was one of Dano’s long-time pals.” K9 Dano was a Somerset County Sheriff’s Office police dog from 2002 to 2014. On August 13, 2013, Governor Chris Christie signed “Dano’s Law … Link.