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Military K-9s Experience Medvac Training at Camp Bondsteel

CAMP BONDSTEEL, Kosovo – Spc. Katie Lane strapped herself onto the hoist next to a simulated casualty that would be lifted skyward over 50 feet in the air to a hovering helicopter. Fitted with a special pair of goggles and… Read More »

Springfield K-9 Unit Locates Holyoke Man Who Evaded Police

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) -A Springfield K-9 officer was able to track down a suspect in the pouring rain after he nearly hit an officer’s cruiser and crashed into a traffic island at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday. Police initially saw the… Read More »

80 Pounds of Marijuana Found in Dickson County I-40 Bust

Law enforcement confiscated approximately 80 pounds of marijuana worth more than $150,000 and arrested two suspects Monday night on Interstate 40 in Dickson County, according to a Dickson County Sheriff’s Office press release. Detectives with the Drug Interdiction Crime Enforcement… Read More »

Arizona Army Veteran Reunited with Military Dog

PHOENIX — Best friends come in all sizes, ages and breeds. Army Spc. Joshua Tucker’s best friend is pretty furry. She’s a black English Labrador mix named Ellen. The two shared the hardest moments of their lives on the frontlines… Read More »

Fast-Acting Richmond Police K-9 Helps Nab Burglary Suspect

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -A fast-acting Richmond Police K-9 helped officers catch a burglary suspect within just one minute Tuesday morning. Just after 3:30 a.m. April 8, Second Precinct Officer John Edwards responded to a burglary call at a building located… Read More »

K-9 Military Veteran Joins Sherriff’s Office

A military veteran has joined the ranks of a county sheriff’s office, but he’s not the everyday deputy. K-9 “Cowboy” is a five-year-old black lab who has been on the job with the Campbell County Sheriff’s office in Tennessee for… Read More »

NYPD Welcomes 6 New Transit Canines

QUEENS — Six new dogs have joined the NYPD’s Transit Canine team after completing a comprehensive explosive detection training program, the Office of NYPD’s Deputy Commissioner of Public Information announced Monday, following a graduation ceremony in Queens. The pups, a… Read More »

Police, ATF Search Along Highways in South KC

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Kansas City police officers and agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives searched along highways on the city’s south side Wednesday morning. Investigators were aided by dogs, believed to be specially trained to sniff… Read More »

Rocco’s Law

When Pittsburgh Police canine officer Rocco died after suffering stab wounds in the line of duty in late January, area government officials were quick to draw up “Rocco’s Law,” a proposed bill that would amend Pennsylvania’s Dog Law to increase… Read More »

K-9 Officers to get Bulletproof Vests Thanks to Groupon Fundraiser

BALTIMORE —The Anne Arundel County Sheriff’s Office will be able to get ballistic vests for its K9 officers thanks to a nationwide Groupon event that raised more than $335,000. The Occasions campaign for Groupon Grassroots ran from mid-February to early… Read More »