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Huntertown has K-9 again

HUNTERTOWN – After 14 weeks of intense training, Huntertown Resource Officer Brandon Reichert is back on patrol. And he’s not alone. Read Full Article

Law enforcement to put on K-9 demonstrations in superior

Law enforcement K-9s will display their policing skills in the annual fundraising event Operation K-9. The Amsoil Northland Law Enforcement K-9 Foundation will feature K-9 teams from the Duluth and Superior police departments and St. Louis and Douglas county sheriff’s… Read More »

Burlington Police Sergeant and K-9 visit Pine Glen School

BURLINGTON — Police Chief Michael Kent is pleased to announce that Sgt. Kevin Cooney, K-9 Officer Joe Papsedero, and K-9 Havoc visited the Pine Glen Elementary School for Career Day yesterday. During their visit, Officer Papsedero explained to students about… Read More »

A retirement treat: K-9 retires from sheriff’s office after 10 years

For the last 10 years, any time K9 Deputy Bus did his job well, he’d get a reward – usually a treat or his favorite chew toy. On Wednesday, nearly 50 people gathered outside of the Benton County Courthouse to… Read More »

Roanoke’s K-9 unit demonstrates how dogs stay cool in hot temperatures

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) A special device is helping police dogs stay cool in cars during the summer months. WDBJ7 got a look at the hot-dog system which monitors the car’s temperature. Read Full Article

Woof: Sheriff’s office brings in ‘apprehension dogs’ to expand K-9 unit

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) – Police dogs can be trained to do more than locate a bag of loot and help officers in drug busts. In fact, they can be trained to bring in the most uncooperative suspects by covering more… Read More »

MTA opens state-of-the-art K-9 training center

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has opened the largest K-9 training facility in the country. CBS2 got an exclusive tour of the MTA Police Department’s Canine Training Facility in Stormville. Read Full Article

Douglas County swears in first comfort K-9

DOUGLAS COUNTY – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office swore in its first Victims Assistance K9 this week. Sheriff Tony Spurlock administered the oath of office to K9 Pilot on Tuesday. He’s a trained comfort dog and will respond with his… Read More »

Meet Devils Lake’s newest K-9 cop

DEVILS LAKE, ND (WDAZ-TV) – The Devils Lake Police Department has a new officer on the force, and his name is Griz. The Labrador and Terrier cross comes to the Lake Region from Iowa where he was rescued from a… Read More »

Your best search-and-rescue friend

KILAUEA – On a warm Sunday morning next to a Kilauea dog park, in a vast field of ankle high grass, 10-year-old Australian Shepherd Astro walks unleashed with handler Debra Gochros. Astro sniffs and wanders through puddles, mud, and red… Read More »