CHARLESTON — Ivan’s days on the police force were numbered in July. A K9 unit dog for the Charleston Police Department for more than eight years, Ivan was getting old and retirement was imminent. During those eight years, Ivan’s days were fairly routine. Link.

An Olympia police dog followed the scent of pizza Thursday night to find three teens suspected of robbing a pizza delivery woman. Two adults, ages 18 and 19, were booked into Thurston County Jail. Superior Court Judge James Dixon on Friday set bail at $ … Link.

… years since K9 Tappy was with the Stroud Area Regional Police Department. When the force retired Tappy, the K9 unit was also shelved due to funding. “We’re in desperate need of having these dogs for our patrol purposes, and the community needs them … Link.

The department has plans to welcome a K9 unit to the city. Hermitage Police are currently seeking donations to help cover the cost of the dog and its training, which will be done at Shallow Creek Kennels in Sharpsville. “As you know, many departments … Link.

Deputy Chris Mueller was contacted by deputies in Grundy County who requested the assistance of Mueller and his K9 police dog. A wanted felon fled from law enforcement earlier in the day and was holed up in a home in Trenton, Missouri. Deputy Mueller and … Link.

SEEKONK, MA — “Zuzo” is reporting for duty. The Seekonk police dog recently completed training at the Boston police K-9 Academy and will enter service. Zuzo is paired with Seekonk police Officer Steven Fundakowski. The pair completed a 14-week training … Link.

SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. (AP) – The city of Sierra Vista now has a second police dog on the force. Izzy, a six-year-old German Shepherd, graduated from a nine-week K-9 academy on Wednesday, along with her owner, Officer Annalise Roselli. Roselli is the Sierra … Link.

MENASHA, Wis. (WBAY) – A police dog was on the nose with a recent traffic stop. Police pulled over a vehicle Thursday night, and K9 officer Athos alerted that he smelled something. A search found a significant amount of crystal meth; a large amount of … Link.

BERLIN, CT — Berlin Police Department’s K9 Titan will receive a bullet and stab protective … Titan is a certified as a patrol dog, as well as evidence recovery, tracking, handler protection and narcotics detection. Officer Krzykowski and Titan … Link.