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Vacant Meriden apartment building offers K-9 training opportunity

MERIDEN – K-9 officers from Meriden and surrounding towns trained at one of the vacant Mills Memorial Apartment buildings on Tuesday. The training was part of the police dog and handlers’ required monthly training program to keep the dogs fresh… Read More »

Bos and K-9 partner Hunter qualify for national police dog trials

SIBLEY, Iowa – The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office has two new pieces of hardware on display in the office – first-place trophies. Deputy Tyler Bos and his K-9 partner, Hunter, brought home the top award in individual overall drug detection… Read More »

See what kinds of drugs K-9 allegedly found in interstate 78 stop

A pair of New Jersey men face drug-related charges after a traffic stop allegedly yielded several different controlled substances. A Pennsylvania State Police trooper says that shortly after 1:30 a.m. Saturday, he was on patrol when he spotted a BMW… Read More »

Police dogs sniff out burglars in Burlington building

BURLINGTON – Police dogs were used to discover two burglars hiding in a washroom early Wednesday morning. Halton police say officers were called to a commercial building at 4145 North Service Rd. in Burlington after an alarm sounded just before… Read More »

Bossier K-9 team captures Haughton suspect

BOSSIER PARISH SHERIFF’S OFFICE – A man accused of punching three young people at a home in Haughton is now in custody, thanks to Sgt. Daniel Talley and his K-9 partner “Spike.” Just before 2 a.m. on April 17, Bossier… Read More »

Dino, K-9 unit a wish come true for Fort

Through the generosity of the community and an anonymous donor, Fort Atkinson Police Chief Adrian Bump has been able to erase the third item on his wish list: a K-9 unit. The Fort Atkinson Police Department has been given a… Read More »

Drug dogs do well in competition

Northwest Iowa – Drug dogs from northwest Iowa have participated in a drug dog competition recently. The Sheriff’s Offices in Osceola, Lyon, and Sioux Counties tell us that their dogs took part in the annual United States Police Canine Association… Read More »

Illinois bill allows police dogs to remain with K-9 officers after retirement

Rocky is a trained K-9 by day and McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy Paul Cosman’s four-legged best friend by night. Currently, Rocky is one of three trained K-9s working in the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office. The German shepherd is trained to… Read More »

Dog-handler students receive real-world perspective

Students from the 31K Military Occupational Specialty Advanced Individual Training course in Company C, 701st Military Police Battalion, got a first-hand glimpse into their future career as military working dog handlers April 6. “There’s a requirement in their instruction to… Read More »

Canine crime fighters are newest recruits to Wiltshire Police

Four canine crime fighters became the newest recruits to join Wiltshire Police this week. German shepherds Quest, Molly, Marlow and Fozzy, and their handlers, PC Claire Todd, PC Lenny Mansell, PC Shane Collins and PC Simon Goodwin of Wiltshire Police… Read More »