A police K9 in Connecticut is showing off his new protective vest … The Vested Interest in K9s, Inc., which is based in East Taunton, MA. and started in 2009, helps dogs working with law enforcement and other related agencies get these vests. Link.
Police Chief Pete Kerns says Blek had been a go-to dog for the department and had a warrior’s spirit. Earlier this year the Oregon Peace Officers Association honored Blek at its K9 Valor Awards for his capture of a suspect following the shooting of a law … Link.
COBURG — A Springfield police dog is being credited with saving an officer’s life … As the man ran, he turned and pointed the gun at officers with one arm just as Springfield police K9 Falko locked his jaws onto the man’s other arm at the wrist. Link.
Mirror photo by Gary M. Baranec / Logan Township police officer Alex Vazquez introduces the department’s new K-9 dog “Freddy” during a press conference Monday afternoon at the Logan Township Building. Logan Township’s newest police officer — a 1 … Link.
10News found out that this isn’t the first time the use of a police dog has been questioned. The San Diego Police department has relied more on the K-9 unit in the last several years. Police say stats show a sharp increase in the number of times a police … Link.
who later returned to regular patrol work and Ellenton became the K-9 officer. It’s typical to rename police dogs when turned over to a new handler and re-trained. Falco went to live with Ellenton as well. In the summer of 2010, just days after … Link.
“This K9 is the community’s K9,” Chief Tim Mercer, from the Logan Township Police Department, said. “We will do everything in our power to help make this community a safer place to live and to work in and this dog is certainly going to be a very important … Link.
The St. Paul Police Department’s K-9 unit is seasoned. It’s the third-oldest such unit in the nation, in fact. Now, the officer in charge of the unit’s training is up for an award. Officer Jason Brodt is nominated for the Great-Mats National Dog Trainer of … Link.
the dog is living with the family of a police officer, and they are reluctant to give the dog back to her partner. Another man featured in the film talks about the devastating loss of his heroic K-9 during a treacherous mission. Another speaks of his dog’s … Link.
PEKIN — The voters have spoken, and the winner has barked in victory. Ahen, the Pekin Police Department’s police dog, or K-9 unit, placed first in voting that ended Friday in an online contest entered by 3,300 departments across the nation. More than … Link.