K9 Bobo – O’Fallon, Illinois

K9 Bobo – O’Fallon, Illinois

Died 1/12/18 Handler - Sgt. Michael Mojzis Retired O’Fallon police dog dies Bobo, a 12-year-old German Shepherd police dog, has died, the O’Fallon Police Department says. K-9 Bobo was partnered with Sgt. Michael Mojzis from 2006 to 2013, when the dog was forced
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K9 Mishka – Burlington, North Carolina

K9 Mishka – Burlington, North Carolina

Died - 1/10/18 Handler - Sgt. Richard Marsh Beloved Burlington Police K-9 ‘Mishka' Who Saved Officer's Life, Dies Of Cancer A beloved K-9 officer, named Mishka, has died from cancer. The Burlington Police Department posted on its Facebook page, “She passed Wednesday evening
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K9 Diesel – Lenexa, Kansas

K9 Diesel – Lenexa, Kansas

Died - 1/9/18 Lenexa police announce death of K9 officer who helped with dozens of cases Lenexa police have lost one of their own. The department tweeted Tuesday morning to announce the death of Diesel, a retired police dog who spent eight
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K9 Cavik – San Francisco, California

K9 Cavik – San Francisco, California

Died - 1/4/18 Handler - Officer Matt Maciel SFPD Canine Officer Dies A San Francisco police canine named "Cavik" has died as a result of an illness, police said today. The K-9, a Belgian Malinois shepherd, passed away last Thursday.Cavik was born in
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K9 Nero – Gloucester Township, New Jersey

K9 Nero – Gloucester Township, New Jersey

Died 12/31/17 Handler - Sgt. James Clark Retired Gloucester Township K9 Passed On New Year's Eve Retired Gloucester Township K9 Nero passed away on New Year's Eve, the Gloucester Township Police Department announced on Friday. Nero was a narcotics and patrol canine who
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K9 Radar – Elk Grove, California

K9 Radar – Elk Grove, California

Died 12/30/17 Elk Grove Police Department’s First Employee Passes Away The first law enforcement employee for the Elk Grove Police Department has died. The department announced the death of Radar, a retired narcotics K9. Radar joined the department in 2004 and is
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K9 Biz – Dickinson County, Kansas

K9 Biz – Dickinson County, Kansas

Died 12/29/17 Sheriff’s dog killed by vehicle Dickinson County Sheriff K-9 dog Biz was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash Friday morning. Abilene Police Assistant Chief Jason Wilkins said at about 10:30 a.m. the department’s community service officer responded to a
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K9 Dash – Illinois State Police

K9 Dash – Illinois State Police

Died - 12/28/17 Handler - Trooper Nick Shoemaker K9 dies after five-year retirement Illinois State Police have announced the passing of a K9 officer. District 21 leaders say Dash died at 13 ½ years old. He served with state police from 2009
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K9 Diesel – Peru, Indiana

K9 Diesel – Peru, Indiana

Died - 12/28/17 Handler - Lt. Sam Finnegan Peru police mourn passing of retired K9 Diesel served with Lt. Sam Finnegan for 8 years fighting crime The Peru Police Department is mourning the loss of its longest-serving K9 officer, who passed away at
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K9 Junior – Pataskala, Ohio

K9 Junior – Pataskala, Ohio

Handler - Officer Morton Pataskala PD mourning loss of K-9 Officer Junior Junior and Morton previously worked for the Licking County Sheriff's Office, Pataskala Police Chief Bruce Brooks said. Morton retired, but joined the Pataskala department part time about five years ago.
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K9 Rony – Plymouth County, Massachusetts

K9 Rony – Plymouth County, Massachusetts

Died - 12/27/17 Handler - Deputy Sheriff James Creed Officer Who Ended Deadly Taunton Rampage Loses K-9 The law enforcement community is mourning the loss of Rony, the police dog of Plymouth County Deputy Sheriff James Creed, who heroically ended a Taunton rampage
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K9 Nuke – Monroe, Washington

K9 Nuke – Monroe, Washington

Died - 12/27/17 Handler - Officer Jason Southard Monroe police K9 passes away Monroe Police K-9, Ebby Calvin "Nuke" Laloosh passed away Wednesday. Nuke suffered from an incurable intestinal disorder. He passed away with his handler, Officer Jason Southard, by his side. "Over
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K9 Titan – Martinsburg, West Virginia

K9 Titan – Martinsburg, West Virginia

Died - 12/24/17 Handler - Pfc. Ryan Fritz Martinsburg police K-9, Titan, dies after brief battle with cancer The Martinsburg Police Department said goodbye to its K-9, Titan, on Christmas Eve, about two weeks after discovering he had cancer, possibly lymphoma. Titan's
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K9 Koda – Brockton, Massachusetts

K9 Koda – Brockton, Massachusetts

Died - 12/23/17 Handler - Officer Darvin Anderson Brockton police K9 dies after emergency surgery Koda, K-9 partner of Brockton Police Department Officer Darvin Anderson, died early this morning during emergency surgery. Koda, 7 1/2 yrs old, served and protected Brockton residents for
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K9 Thera-Dakota – Watertown, South Dakota

K9 Thera-Dakota – Watertown, South Dakota

Died - 12/22/17 Handler - Sgt. Kirk Ellis Former drug detection dog for WPD passes away shortly after retirement A retired Watertown Police Department K9 unit passed away Friday afternoon. Thera-Dakota, a Belgian Maltese narcotics detection dog, passed away at the age
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K9 Isko – Republic, Washington

K9 Isko – Republic, Washington

Died 12/21/17 Republic Police Department K9 dies Local residents are mourning the loss of the city’s police K9 Isko, who died Thursday night. . I’m told it was from a tumor bursting and causing internal bleeding. He showed no signs
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K9 Rony – Greencastle, Pennsylvania

K9 Rony – Greencastle, Pennsylvania

Died 12/20/17 Handler - Keith Russell Greencastle Police Department's K9 struck, killed by vehicle The Greencastle Police Department's K-9, Rony, was struck and killed by a vehicle early Wednesday morning, according to a department press release. The release said the K-9 was off-duty
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K9 Echo – Green Bay, Wisconsin

K9 Echo – Green Bay, Wisconsin

Died 12/20/17 Handler - Officer Tom Conley New Green Bay Police K9 dies suddenly A sad announcement from the Green Bay Police Department: It lost another police K9. The department announced that K9 Echo, 7, died Wednesday due to a sudden health complication.
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K9 Pivot – Maine State Police

K9 Pivot – Maine State Police

Died 12/19/17 Handler - Det. Abbe Chabot Maine State Police Mourn Loss Of Police Dog Maine State Police are mourning the loss of a veteran police dog. State police announced Tuesday night in an Instagram post that K-9 Pivot had been euthanized.
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K9 Bak – Shaker Heights, Ohio

K9 Bak – Shaker Heights, Ohio

Died - 12/19/17 Handler - Officer Dave Emlaw Shaker Heights K9 Officer Dies The Shaker Heights Police Department lost a valued member of its force — Bak, the K9 officer. The department announced Bak's passing on Facebook. The K9 was recently diagnosed with
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K9 Bobo – O’Fallon, Illinois

Died 1/12/18 Handler – Sgt. Michael Mojzis Retired O’Fallon police dog dies Bobo, a 12-year-old German Shepherd police dog, has died, the O’Fallon Police Department says. K-9 Bobo was partnered with Sgt. Michael Mojzis from 2006 to 2013, when the dog was forced into retirement by an injury suffered during training. He lived with the Mojzis family until his death …

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K9 Mishka – Burlington, North Carolina

Died – 1/10/18 Handler – Sgt. Richard Marsh Beloved Burlington Police K-9 ‘Mishka’ Who Saved Officer’s Life, Dies Of Cancer A beloved K-9 officer, named Mishka, has died from cancer. The Burlington Police Department posted on its Facebook page, “She passed Wednesday evening at 5:45 PM after a long battle with cancer. We would like to thank Sgt. Richard Marsh …

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K9 Diesel – Lenexa, Kansas

Died – 1/9/18 Lenexa police announce death of K9 officer who helped with dozens of cases Lenexa police have lost one of their own. The department tweeted Tuesday morning to announce the death of Diesel, a retired police dog who spent eight years on the force. He was about 11 years old. “If we could describe him with 1 word, …

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K9 Cavik – San Francisco, California

Died – 1/4/18 Handler – Officer Matt Maciel SFPD Canine Officer Dies A San Francisco police canine named “Cavik” has died as a result of an illness, police said today. The K-9, a Belgian Malinois shepherd, passed away last Thursday.Cavik was born in the Netherlands in 2009 and joined San Francisco police in 2011 with training in patrol and explosive …

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K9 Nero – Gloucester Township, New Jersey

Died 12/31/17 Handler – Sgt. James Clark Retired Gloucester Township K9 Passed On New Year’s Eve Retired Gloucester Township K9 Nero passed away on New Year’s Eve, the Gloucester Township Police Department announced on Friday. Nero was a narcotics and patrol canine who served alongside his partner and handler Sgt. James Clark from 2008 through 2016. He retired when Clark …

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K9 Radar – Elk Grove, California

Died 12/30/17 Elk Grove Police Department’s First Employee Passes Away The first law enforcement employee for the Elk Grove Police Department has died. The department announced the death of Radar, a retired narcotics K9. Radar joined the department in 2004 and is regarded as the department’s first law enforcement employee on the payroll for the new department. Radar retired in …

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K9 Biz – Dickinson County, Kansas

Died 12/29/17 Sheriff’s dog killed by vehicle Dickinson County Sheriff K-9 dog Biz was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash Friday morning. Abilene Police Assistant Chief Jason Wilkins said at about 10:30 a.m. the department’s community service officer responded to a call of a deceased canine in the roadway at Third and Washington streets. Shortly after the officer’s arrival, …

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K9 Dash – Illinois State Police

Died – 12/28/17 Handler – Trooper Nick Shoemaker K9 dies after five-year retirement Illinois State Police have announced the passing of a K9 officer. District 21 leaders say Dash died at 13 ½ years old. He served with state police from 2009 to 2012, working with Trooper Nick Shoemaker during that time. Dash spent five years in retirement before troopers …

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K9 Diesel – Peru, Indiana

Died – 12/28/17 Handler – Lt. Sam Finnegan Peru police mourn passing of retired K9 Diesel served with Lt. Sam Finnegan for 8 years fighting crime The Peru Police Department is mourning the loss of its longest-serving K9 officer, who passed away at around 4 p.m. Thursday. Diesel served with Lt. Sam Finnegan from 2006 to 2014, where he was …

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K9 Junior – Pataskala, Ohio

Handler – Officer Morton Pataskala PD mourning loss of K-9 Officer Junior Junior and Morton previously worked for the Licking County Sheriff’s Office, Pataskala Police Chief Bruce Brooks said. Morton retired, but joined the Pataskala department part time about five years ago. “Junior still had a lot of life left in him, and well, so did Randy. He didn’t want …

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