Agency Reports

San Luis Obispo County gets first explosive-trained K-9

K-9 Zeus: San Luis Obispo County's first explosive-trained K-9. K-9 Zeus, a 2-year-old German Shepherd was bred in Germany and is now working for the University Police Department at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA. The National Police Dog Foundation assisted the department with the purchasing of Zeus in June 2018, and he [...]

By |2019-01-04T11:12:14-08:00January 2nd, 2019|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund|Comments Off on San Luis Obispo County gets first explosive-trained K-9

Hamlet City PD, NC knows how to push buttons

Training helps alleviate K-9 Rudy's anxiety. K-9 Rudy is a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois working for the Hamlet City Police Department in Hamlet, North Carolina. After Rudy’s purchase in July 2017, Sergeant Briton Emert took on the role of trainer, and the two have been connected ever since. Emert describes how he “hit a lot [...]

By |2018-11-02T11:45:12-08:00November 2nd, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Hamlet City PD, NC knows how to push buttons

Weber County Sheriff’s Office, Utah gets K-9 Toro

Weber County, Utah Sheriff’s Office gets K-9 Toro. At 17 months, K-9 Toro is already on his way to becoming a dual-purpose K-9 in his new home of Weber County, Utah. Weber County Sheriff’s Office purchased the boisterous Belgian Malinois and German Shepherd mix in May. Thanks to Utah’s POST K-9 Narcotic Detector [...]

By |2018-10-02T13:08:45-08:00September 26th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Weber County Sheriff’s Office, Utah gets K-9 Toro

K-9 Arie fills the void for South Euclid PD, Ohio

K-9 Arie of South Euclid, OH, joins the department at just the right time. K-9 Arie, a 12-month old Belgian Malinois, joined the South Euclid Police Department in South Euclid, Ohio at just the right time. The department formerly worked with K-9 Oktane, but the K-9 was sadly diagnosed with cancer in December [...]

By |2018-10-02T15:22:00-08:00September 26th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on K-9 Arie fills the void for South Euclid PD, Ohio

Santa Barbara County Sheriff has a new deterrent

Ferrari  K-9 Krypto. Krypto is a 15-month-old Black Labrador and a force to be reckoned with. He began working for the Santa Barbara County Sheriff in July 2018, and has already developed quite the reputation as a “push-button Ferrari.” Thanks to the help from the National Police Dog Foundation, the Santa Barbara County Sheriff [...]

By |2018-08-27T19:36:36-08:00August 23rd, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund|0 Comments

Roeland Park PD, Kansas Gets its first K-9

With the help of the National Police Dog Foundation, Roeland Park PD establishes a K-9 Unit. In June of 2018, the Roeland Park Police Department in Roeland Park, Kansas reached a hard-earned milestone: establishing a K-9 unit. This is thanks to the purchase of their first member: K-9 Rango, a 1-year-old Belgian Malinois [...]

By |2018-08-28T09:45:58-08:00August 23rd, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Roeland Park PD, Kansas Gets its first K-9

K-9 Luca is about to get certified for Bedford PD, Ohio

K-9 Luca of Bedford, OH, goes through five tennis balls a week. At just 18 months, K-9 Luca is about to become certified working for the Bedford Police Department in Bedford, Ohio. After the German Shepherd’s handler sustained an injury during training, Luca underwent training a second time with his new handler, Patrolman [...]

By |2018-07-30T10:54:12-08:00July 25th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on K-9 Luca is about to get certified for Bedford PD, Ohio

Reno PD, Nevada Acquires and Trains K-9 Julio

K-9 Julio of Reno PD, Nevada loves "the game." The Reno Police Department in Reno, Nevada purchased K-9 Julio in November 2017. Thanks to financial help from the National Police Dog Foundation, the two-year-old Golden Retriever went through training and certification at Vohne Liche Kennels in Indiana. This experience allowed him to connect [...]

By |2018-07-31T08:06:54-08:00July 25th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Reno PD, Nevada Acquires and Trains K-9 Julio

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Stanford, KY welcomes Luma

Lincoln County, Stanford, KY gets Luma. K-9 Luma is Black Labrador Retriever working for the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office in Stanford, Kentucky. Five months ago, the 2.5-year-old K-9 was purchased by the sheriff’s office. In April, she and Deputy Michael Mullins underwent training at Southern Coast K-9 in Volusia County, Florida. Mullins describes [...]

By |2018-06-29T10:31:17-08:00June 29th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund|0 Comments

Garrard County, Kentucky gets K-9 Murphy

The "Han Solo and Chewbacca" of Garrard County. K-9 Murphy is a 20-month-old Belgian Malinois working for the Garrard County PD in Garrard County, Kentucky. Murphy underwent three months of training with his handler, Officer Troy Willard, before joining the department in March. Officer Willard bonded with Murphy on their first day of [...]

By |2018-06-29T08:19:13-08:00June 29th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Garrard County, Kentucky gets K-9 Murphy