Typically the owners of a dog are automatically liable for bites caused by their pet. The exception is for police departments engaged in the lawful use of a K9. Tumwater Officer Bryent Finch was searching for a burglary suspect in the shuttered Olympia … Link.
Peabody was seen at Home Depot getting out of a vehicle with a dog. As a condition of his bond … According to investigators, Peabody took Dale in 2012 when the K9 retired. He originally told police Dale died when he choked on a ball. Link.
OAKLEY — City Council members approved the hiring of four police officers and a K9 officer, an initial bid of $2.1 million … with solving recurrent community issues, such as barking dogs or drug houses, said Chief Chris Thorsen, who called the … Link.
Recognizing subtle changes in the dog’s behavior improves tracking success and helps ensure the safety of the K-9 and handler, especially as the tracking gets close to the subject. Ten Massachusetts State Police K9 teams successfully completed the … Link.
A post on the Ridgeland Police Department’s Facebook page … the public the comments would be “Where is your dog Canon?” Please keep Officer Daniels and his family in your prayers as these K9’s are a part of their family. Also the Ridgeland … Link.
Blaze, a search and rescue K9 for the office, died in his sleep over … adding that his office and the New Jersey State Police are the only departments with search and rescue dogs in the county. Strada said his office will honor Blaze, but it has yet … Link.
A Boy Scout from Rochester has designed a unique way for dogs to detect drugs – and now the Greece police are using it. Meet Chip. He’s the newest addition to the K9 unit for the Greece Police Department. Chip is trained to sniff around for illegal drugs … Link.
After speaking with Officer Jeff Phillips, Trabold decided to build a scent wall and odor detection boxes for the police K9 unit. Scent walls and odor detection boxes keep the dogs narcotic recognition skills sharp and reinforce their odor detection abilities. Link.
The police dog Jelle was taken to an area veterinary hospital and is also expected to recover. Concord K9 police dog Jelle injured in stabbing incident The two officers who shot the man both had more than 10 years of experience with the Police Department … Link.
The man who was killed by police in Concord on Tuesday stabbed a man, neutralized a police k9 and was advancing towards cops with oversized pruning shears before he was shot by officers, according to the Concord Police Department. At about 2 p.m., Officers … Link.