K9 Shrek – Morganton, New York

K9 Shrek – Morganton, New York

Died - 5/25/17 1ST Handler - Officer Johnny Cooper 2ND Handler - Officer Stacey Huffman Public Safety K-9 officer put to rest due to terminal illness Morganton Public Safety had to say goodbye to “one of the finest four-legged cops" in the history
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K9 Reign – West Hartford, Connecticut

K9 Reign – West Hartford, Connecticut

Died- 5/24/17 Handler - Detective Rosario Savastra CPWDA is again sad to announce the passing of another CPWDA K9. Detective Rosario Savastra’s K9 partner Reign of the West Hartford Police Department was euthanized at 6:00 p.m. today at the age of 14.5
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K9 Chase – Lenoir, North Carolina

K9 Chase – Lenoir, North Carolina

Died - 5/23/17 Handler - Deputy Kenneth Black Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office K9 Chase died unexpectedly due to a medical issue. Chase was Deputy Kenneth Black’s partner since January 2014. As a four-and-a-half-year-old “Dutch” Shepherd, he was imported from Holland trained by
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K9 Dunaj – Bridgewater, Massachusetts

K9 Dunaj – Bridgewater, Massachusetts

Died 5/23/17 Handler - Officer Stephen Kingsley Bridgewater K-9 cop Dunaj will be missed The Bridgewater Police Department’s 13-year-old K9 Dunaj, who helped in the search for one of the Boston Marathon bombers, has passed away, the police department tweeted Tuesday morning. “Not
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K9 Figo – Bardstown, Kentucky

K9 Figo – Bardstown, Kentucky

Died 5/23/17 Handler - Officer Jason Ellis Dog who appeared to mourn fallen police officer Jason Ellis has died Four years after his partner was killed in the line of duty, police dog Figo has died as well. Figo was the partner
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K9 Rony – Nashua, New Hampshire

K9 Rony – Nashua, New Hampshire

Handler - Officer Todd Moriarty Nashua Police Mourn K-9 Nashua police are mourning Rony, a retired K-9. Rony was paired with former Nashua police Officer Todd Moriarty. Rony was a member of a SWAT squad. Rony participated in many arrests, including one
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K9 Chalet – Coweta, Oklahoma

K9 Chalet – Coweta, Oklahoma

Died - 5/22/17 Handler - Officer Zach Livingston, Sgt. Doug Black, Officer Matthew Pinson, Officer Cody Wyatt, & Officer Charlie Burke To honor for service: Flag ceremony remembers former Coweta Police canine officer Coweta Canine Officer “Chalet” was remembered at
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K9 Iko – Windsor, Connecticut

K9 Iko – Windsor, Connecticut

Died - 5/22/17 Handler - Officer Steve Vesco It is with a heavy heart that CPWDA announces that Officer Steve Vesco's K9 partner Iko of the Windsor Police Department was euthanized at approximately 10:30 a.m. today at the age of 9. Recently
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K9 Brady – Kennesaw, Georgia

K9 Brady – Kennesaw, Georgia

Died - 5/18/17 Handler - Officer Morton Force mourns retired K9 "Brady" after having to put him down The Kennesaw Police department lost one of their own yesterday after K9 Brady succumbed to medical issues and had to be put down. The 12-year-old
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K9 Rockne – Grand Island, Nebraska

K9 Rockne – Grand Island, Nebraska

Died 5/15/17 Police Department announces death of service dog Rockne The Grand Island Police Department announced the death of police service dog Rockne on Tuesday morning. The male Dutch shepherd was 4 years old and had served the Police Department since
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K9 Fly – Lake Wales, Florida

K9 Fly – Lake Wales, Florida

Handler - Officer Coppedge Lake Wales K9 officer passes away at age 10 The Lake Wales Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its K9 officers. According to the department, 10-year-old K9 Fly was laid to rest earlier this month
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K9 Koda – Post Falls, Idaho

K9 Koda – Post Falls, Idaho

Died - 5/16/17 Handler - Officer Bowne Post Falls Police Department's first K9 dies Post Falls Police announced Tuesday that one of their retired police K9s has passed away. K9 Koda was the department’s first K9 and he started in late 2009. Officials
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K9 Bear – Casper, Wyoming

K9 Bear – Casper, Wyoming

Died - 5/15/17 1st Handler - Lt. Shane Chaney 2nd Handler - Detective Shannon Daley Retired Casper Police Dog Passes Away A police dog who served with the Casper Police Department for nearly a decade before retiring in 2015 passed away Monday morning.
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K9 Sabre – South Portland, Maine

K9 Sabre – South Portland, Maine

Died - 5/14/17 Handler - Officer Kevin Webster South Portland police mourn loss of K-9 officer The South Portland Police Department is mourning the unexpected loss of a K-9 officer. "Sabre" was rushed to an emergency vet Sunday while off duty, and
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K9 Pedro – Broward, Florida

K9 Pedro – Broward, Florida

Died - 5/14/17 Handler - Sgt. Ian Sklar Broward Sheriff's Office K-9 mistaken for coyote and fatally shot Pedro the police dog met an untimely off-duty death when he was mistaken for a coyote, shot and killed. Pedro lived with Broward sheriff’s Sgt.
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K9 Freckles – Okaloossa County, Florida

K9 Freckles – Okaloossa County, Florida

Died 5/11/17 K9 Officer Freckles Dies on Duty The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office says a K-9 officer working to help track down a wanted man has died. The dog was called “Freckles” and worked with officers out of the Okaloossa Correctional Institution.
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K9 Chesty – Greenville, North Carolina

K9 Chesty – Greenville, North Carolina

Died - 5/7/17 Handler - Officer Brian Neague Greenville Police mourn loss of retired K9 Members of the Greenville Police Department mourned the loss of a retired K9 officer in a Facebook post that was published Monday. The post reads as follows:
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K9 Charon – Shirley, Indiana

K9 Charon – Shirley, Indiana

Died 5/7/17 Handler - Brian Pryor Shirley department says goodbye to K9 officer 5/9/17 Indiana The Shirley Police Department is mourning the lose of its long-serving police dog, which died Sunday after a battle with cancer. K9 officer Charon had served Shirley residents since
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K9 San Mi – Tanintharyi, Myanmar

K9 San Mi – Tanintharyi, Myanmar

Died - 5/6/17 Handler - Kyaw Min Khaing K9 Officer San Mi dies of heart and liver problems Sad news out of Tanintharyi , San Mi, one of the regional bomb squad’s two bomb-sniffing K9’s, passed away on Saturday morning. A brown Labrador
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K9 Roby – Glendora, California

K9 Roby – Glendora, California

Died - 5/4/17 Handler - Officer Al Ancheta Retired Glendora police K-9 ‘Roby’ dies The Glendora Police Department said goodbye this week to a faithful four-legged officer who served the community for seven years before retiring in 2014. Roby, a Belgian Malinois who
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K9 Shrek – Morganton, New York

Died – 5/25/17 1ST Handler – Officer Johnny Cooper 2ND Handler – Officer Stacey Huffman Public Safety K-9 officer put to rest due to terminal illness Morganton Public Safety had to say goodbye to “one of the finest four-legged cops” in the history of their K-9 program. K-9 Shrek, a 7-and-a-half-year-old German Shepherd, was relieved of his duties due to …

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K9 Reign – West Hartford, Connecticut

Died- 5/24/17 Handler – Detective Rosario Savastra CPWDA is again sad to announce the passing of another CPWDA K9. Detective Rosario Savastra’s K9 partner Reign of the West Hartford Police Department was euthanized at 6:00 p.m. today at the age of 14.5 years old. K9 Reign was from Czechoslovakia and an IPO Level 3 certified German shepherd. Savastra and K9 …

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K9 Chase – Lenoir, North Carolina

Died – 5/23/17 Handler – Deputy Kenneth Black Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office K9 Chase died unexpectedly due to a medical issue. Chase was Deputy Kenneth Black’s partner since January 2014. As a four-and-a-half-year-old “Dutch” Shepherd, he was imported from Holland trained by a private canine organization.

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K9 Dunaj – Bridgewater, Massachusetts

Died 5/23/17 Handler – Officer Stephen Kingsley Bridgewater K-9 cop Dunaj will be missed The Bridgewater Police Department’s 13-year-old K9 Dunaj, who helped in the search for one of the Boston Marathon bombers, has passed away, the police department tweeted Tuesday morning. “Not all heroes are humans,” the police department Tweeted. Along with a career of searching for suspects and …

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K9 Figo – Bardstown, Kentucky

Died 5/23/17 Handler – Officer Jason Ellis Dog who appeared to mourn fallen police officer Jason Ellis has died Four years after his partner was killed in the line of duty, police dog Figo has died as well. Figo was the partner of Officer Jason Ellis, 33, who died after being shot multiple times at an exit off Bluegrass Parkway …

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K9 Rony – Nashua, New Hampshire

Handler – Officer Todd Moriarty Nashua Police Mourn K-9 Nashua police are mourning Rony, a retired K-9. Rony was paired with former Nashua police Officer Todd Moriarty. Rony was a member of a SWAT squad. Rony participated in many arrests, including one in 2010 when police said the dog detected oxycodone in a vehicle.

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K9 Chalet – Coweta, Oklahoma

Died – 5/22/17 Handler – Officer Zach Livingston, Sgt. Doug Black, Officer Matthew Pinson, Officer Cody Wyatt, & Officer Charlie Burke To honor for service: Flag ceremony remembers former Coweta Police canine officer Coweta Canine Officer “Chalet” was remembered at a solemn flag lowering ceremony Tuesday, May 23 at the Coweta Police Department, where he served faithfully in office from …

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K9 Iko – Windsor, Connecticut

Died – 5/22/17 Handler – Officer Steve Vesco It is with a heavy heart that CPWDA announces that Officer Steve Vesco’s K9 partner Iko of the Windsor Police Department was euthanized at approximately 10:30 a.m. today at the age of 9. Recently on February 14, just two days before retirement, Vesco let Iko let out of the car to stretch …

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K9 Brady – Kennesaw, Georgia

Died – 5/18/17 Handler – Officer Morton Force mourns retired K9 “Brady” after having to put him down The Kennesaw Police department lost one of their own yesterday after K9 Brady succumbed to medical issues and had to be put down. The 12-year-old police dog retired in 2013 after seven years of active duty.The department says of K9 Brady, K9 …

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K9 Rockne – Grand Island, Nebraska

Died 5/15/17 Police Department announces death of service dog Rockne The Grand Island Police Department announced the death of police service dog Rockne on Tuesday morning. The male Dutch shepherd was 4 years old and had served the Police Department since 2016. Rockne, who had suffered from kidney-related illness, was euthanized on Monday night “to avoid further suffering and in …

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