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Customs: K-9 Sniffs out Cocaine Smuggler at JFK Airport

On July 15, Elkan Barak Durham, a U.S. citizen, was arrested by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers for trying to smuggle cocaine into the United States, officials said. Durham was apprehended at John F. Kennedy International Airport after being… Read More »

American Humane Association and Military Dogs Take Capitol Hill to Spotlight Importance of Bringing Home all our Four-Footed Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 23, 2014 – American Humane Association and three military hero dog teams it helped reunite took to Capitol Hill today to make an urgent case to the nation, members of the national media, and the general public for… Read More »

K9 Search and Rescue Team First of its Kind for New Hanover County

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A new, privatized search and rescue team with an emphasis on finding lost children, adults, and evidence is the first of its kind in New Hanover County. More than 80,000 people are reported missing each year…. Read More »

Prince County RCMP K-9 Unit Finds Missing Woman

Dutch and his handler, Cpl. Marc Periard of the East Prince RCMP detachment were called to the Cape Road area Wednesday evening. A 92-year-old woman had reported missing from the area. The woman, who is from Ontario, was visiting her… Read More »

New K-9 Cop Helps Ravenswood Police Take Heroin off Streets

RAVENSWOOD – New Ravenswood K-9 cop Dax was instrumental in an arrest late Tuesday that netted some 22 grams of heroin with a street value of $8,000-$10,000 and resulted in an arrest and a spin-off meth lab bust. On July… Read More »

Redwood Valley Man Arrested, 47 Grams of Meth Seized

LUCERNE, Calif. – The check of a suspicious vehicle on Wednesday resulted in one arrest and the seizure of 47.6 grams of methamphetamine. Stephen Anthony Thomas, 36, was taken into custody as a result of the stop, according to Lt…. Read More »

New London Police Arrest Pair on Drug Charges

NEW LONDON — Two man are facing drug charges after police raided their home Wednesday morning. New London police assisted by state police and a police dog team from the Department of Homeland Security raided 365 Jefferson Ave. and arrested… Read More »

Canines Sniff Way through Bomb Training at UCF

Canine dogs sniffed their way through UCF’s Bright House Networks Stadium as they trained and tested for their federal explosives detection certification. On Tuesday, UCF federal bomb dog training took place, and nearly 40 bomb dog teams from across Florida… Read More »

Scotts Valley Police Get First K9 Officer in more than 40 Years

SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif. – There’s a new member of the Scotts Valley Police Department as of this week. Atlas, a 13-month-old German Shepherd-Malinois mix, is the department’s first K9 officer since 1972. Atlas and Det. Brandon Polito will undergo a… Read More »

Tulsa Woman Arrested After Over 14 lbs of Meth Found in Car

CUSTER COUNTY, Oklahoma -A Tulsa, Oklahoma, woman was arrested after a Custer County Sheriff’s deputy pulled her over and found more than 14 pounds of meth in her vehicle. According to police, at about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, Deputy Dillon Mach stopped… Read More »