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New dog on the beat

CELINA – The police department’s newest officer, a pointy-eared, long-tongued K-9, comes from Germany and has taken to the streets to sniff out drugs, track down bad guys, find missing residents and battle crime in Celina. Peng, a 20-month-old German… Read More »

DARE teaches students drugs not needed for fun

Warrensburg – Area students watched and participated in Drug Abuse Resistance Education activities at the Johnson County Fairgrounds. Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, Johnson County Ambulance District and Department of Conservation personnel provided the DARE activities for mostly 10- and 11-year-old… Read More »

How NHP’s K-9 team combats drug trafficking on southern Nevada highways

LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – When it comes to drug trafficking, the Nevada Highway Patrol knows it’s common for drug couriers to smuggle them across our Interstates, like the I-15 and U.S. 95. That’s where a fairly new tool for… Read More »

New Brevard K-9 training facility open at Patrick Air Force Base

PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE — A new state of the art facility in Brevard County will give police dogs the training they need. Dozens of local agencies are partnering with Patrick Air Force Base’ 45th Security Forces Squadron to run… Read More »

See what the Lehigh Valley’s newest K-9 is trained to find

A new K-9 officer is coming to South Whitehall Township, thanks to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom. The dual amusement-water park in the township announced Wednesday it is paying for Kimber, a 2-year-old Labrador retriever, to join the township’s police… Read More »

Deputies detail heroic police dog stories

YATES COUNTY–The Yates County Sheriff’s Office along with the New York State Sheriff’s Institute hosted their annual K9 seminar last week. The certification course ran from Sunday, May 1 through Thursday, May 5, featuring around 40 K9 teams and instructors… Read More »

Inside the headquarters for military dogs

Training of military working dogs wraps up by early afternoon at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio as the temperature rises, and it’s mostly quiet inside the cool halls of the LTC Daniel E. Holland Military Working Dog Hospital…. Read More »

Scotch Plains K-9 officers visit boy scout troop 104

Scotch Plains Police Department K-9 unit offices Chris Aversa and Brian Cheney brought their canine partners for a demonstration at BSA Troop 104 at All Saints Church on Monday evening. The officers showed the Scouts how the dogs find contraband… Read More »

County K-9 memorial dedication May 19

JEFFERSON – The dedication for a Jefferson County K-9 memorial recently erected in front of the Jefferson County courthouse will take place on Thursday, May 19. The memorial aims to remember working dogs who have served within Jefferson County and… Read More »

K-9s coming to county

PUTNAM COUNTY – While still short of their monetary goal to train two K9 teams for the county, Putnam County Sheriff Tim Meyer has announced that the program is moving forward. In March, the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office launched a… Read More »