K9 help, big and small: Toy K9s raise money for Franklin’s valued police dogs Fundraiser comes to aid of Franklin’s K9 cops program at a critical time. Check out this story on mysouthnow.com: http://www.mysouthnow.com/story/news/local/franklin/2017/01/17 … Link.
SALEM — Salem police are mourning the unexpected death of one of the department’s K-9 dogs, Thor. Thor, one of three dogs purchased for the department through a community fundraising campaign five years ago, was found unresponsive in his kennel by his … Link.
The dog’s handler, Officer Eric Kraft, Officer Floyd Kent and Jamestown Police Chief Harry Snellings asked Senator Young to sponsor the legislation, because the crime right now is only considered a misdemeanor. “Officer Mitchell, and all K-9 officers … Link.
… E felony for intentionally killing a police work dog or police work horse while such animal is performing its duties and under the supervision of a police officer. Because the wounds suffered by K-9 Officer Mitchell did not result in his death … Link.
Soon after arriving on the Central Coast, the Grover Beach police officer who owned the dog that attacked and killed a 64-year-old man was lobbying his boss to launch a K-9 unit. [Tribune] Alex Geiger was sworn in as a Grover Beach officer on Oct. 8. Link.
One month before his police-trained pet dog attacked two Grover Beach residents, killing one of them, newly hired city police Officer Alex Geiger presented the police chief with a 140-page guide explaining how to form a K-9 unit in a small police department. Link.
Almost all of the dozens of young children pressed against the wall kept silent during the K-9 demonstration, just like they were told, as the police dog worked. Almost. A few couldn’t help but laugh. “When Yogy came in the room, he already knew where … Link.
To be a K9 officer requires brains as well as bark, and now police dogs and their prison and border sniffer counterparts have a new playground to keep their minds sharp. A dog fort has been built for the national police dog breeding and training … Link.
Kane replaced the department’s longtime K-9 Thor, a nearly 11-year-old German shepherd who honorably served on the force for almost a decade, prior to passing away in late December 2015. Hale said police dogs are essential in assisting many police … Link.
The Boston Police Department’s K9 unit announced the sudden passing of one of their longtime police dogs. Bronson passed away at home at the age of 9 after a sudden illness, the dog’s head trainer said. “Bronson in my opinion was truly a police dog,” Troy … Link.