HERMITAGE – Hermitage Police Chief Eric Jewell has city commissioners’ blessing to start a K9 unit and their pledge to pay maintenance costs once it is up and running. Now, he just needs to set the policies and procedures governing the use of a dog and … Link.
Minnesota police released a video of an incident in June that shows a black man being brutally attacked by a K9 and kicked in the ribs by an officer … but they could not provide details because of state law. The dog’s handling officer, Brian Ficcadenti … Link.
“I was a police K-9 handler,” Palmer said. He worked with three dogs as an officer — Kimo, from 2004-2010; Ronin, for one year; and Ridic, from 2012 until Palmer retired. Kimo, a German shepherd, was put down after being unable to use his … Link.
… the arrest of a man who was kicked by an officer and bitten by a police dog. Frank Baker, 53, suffered “severe lacerations” when he was bitten in the leg several times by a K-9 during the June 24 incident, he was aksi the wrong suspect. He spent … Link.
Ficcadenti will not be allowed to return to the K-9 unit. Palkowitsch was placed on unpaid leave … expect Baker to remain still or obey commands while being bitten by the police dog. “I am above and beyond disgusted,” said Sasha Cotton of the … Link.
The Winthrop Harbor Police Department’s announcement that its young police … Bogdala, who has worked as a K9 Officer since 2005, said Lando got his name because Bogdala’s family has a cabin in the Land O’Lakes area of Wisconsin. Bogdala added that … Link.
The Chihuahua led the video tour. Spoiler Alert: Best Line (“I’ve seen dog kennels better equipped than this place.”) So, Coventry voters will also decide Nov. 8 about bonds for a police station. (They just hired a new K9 dog. No word yet, if doing video … Link.
Paul police Friday released video showing a June 24 arrest in which … male with a gun in his hand,” Ficcadenti wrote in an arrest report. Ficcadenti got his K-9 partner, Falco, out of his car and ordered Baker to get out of the vehicle, which he did. Link.
The St. Paul Police Chief is apologizing to the victim of alleged police brutality. On Friday, St. Paul police released dash cam video showing an incident in which a man was bitten by a K-9 and kicked by a police officer. The incident happened just after … Link.
Ranger’s vest has an embroidered sentiment, “In memory of K9 Rocco Pittsburgh Bureau of Police.” It provides protective vests and other assistance to law enforcement agency dogs across the country. Established in 2009, the organization has since … Link.