including the addition of a K-9 unit. Research of the benefits of bringing a police dog back to the department began in 2015, with Officer David Hersey taking the lead, according to police Chief Michael Gallagher. After Hersey’s presentation Monday … Link.

Detectives suspect that the officer, who normally leaves his K9 at home when going to court forgot that the dog was in the SUV. “Unfortunately and tragically a Sebastian Police canine was found expired Friday evening. This was unexpected. The situation … Link.

In keeping with police tradition, the dog was named in honor of a fallen officer, Cobleskill Patrolman Mathew Wilson, who died in the line of duty. K9 Wilson is part crime-fighter, part ambassador, and ready to spring into action. “I think it will … Link.

The Snellville Police Department already has three K-9 officers. A golf tournment last week brought in $10,000 of the $14,000 it will cost to add a fourth dog to the department. Kids build doghouse for new Gwinnett police dog The department’s K-9 unit … Link.

Conway Police Department’s K9 Roko is getting new body armor thanks to a nonprofit … whose mission is “to provide bullet and stab protective vests and other assistance to dogs of law enforcement and related agencies throughout the United States … Link.

… dog Mack’s vest will be embroidered with the sentiment “This gift of protection provided by Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.” Mack is a 2-year-old German Shepard, who is handled by Officer Steve Napoletano of the Milford Police Department’s K-9 … Link.

Police caught up with 23-year-old Stephen Davies (pictured) leaving through the back; but he ran again, reaching into his waistband. The K9 was deployed and Davies stopped running and put his hands up. The dog was called off and the suspect took off again … Link.

TRENTON– A Trenton police officer shot and wounded a dog that authorities say attacked a police K-9 early Sunday morning. The incident occurred as a city K-9 officer and dog were headed back to their vehicle after an assignment around 4:30 a.m. on the 400 … Link.