25, 2016, K9 Helo, a six-year old Belgian Malinois was fatally shot while during a suspect pursuit. Helo served as a patrol and scent-detection dog. The death is the second fatal trooper-involved shooting this year. On Feb. 17, police shot 35-year old Jean … Link.

“That was the best partner you could ask for,” says Captain Tom Roberts, as he looks at a picture of Max, one of a number of dogs whose pictures cover a wall inside Clovis Police Headquarters. Roberts had been a K9 handler for ten years. In that … Link.

Be safe K9 and partner”. Vested Interest in K9s is a East Taunton, Mass., organization whose mission is to provide bullet and stab protective vests to dogs in law enforcement. Link.

“It’s kind of incredible, it’s hard to describe what it’s like when you work with an animal and you connect with them,” said Clovis Police Officer Phil Macy. The officer worked with two service dogs before the K9 unit closed back in 2011 and said since … Link.

he’s turning 13 and is retiring from the police force. Gage joined the force in September 2005, his handler, Elgin Officer Marshall Kite said. The German Wirehaired Pointer is a hunting dog, a breed that also makes a good K9, he said. K9 officers typically … Link.

Police quickly contained the area … and brought in the k-9 unit. The police dog found the suspects hiding under a large tree. A 46 year old Kingston man is charged with break and enter and possession of tools. A 23 year old man, also from Kingston … Link.