K9 Bob – Chicago, Illinois

K9 Bob – Chicago, Illinois

Died - 12/7/16 Handler - Officer Michael Walter Chicago PD Say Goodbye To Retired CTA Canine ‘Bob’ Wednesday marked a a sad day for the Chicago Police canine handlers. One of their own canine partners had to be euthanized. The black lab’s
Read More
K9 Hutch – Sacramento, California

K9 Hutch – Sacramento, California

Died 12/6/16 Handler - Officer Aaron Thompson Sacramento police mourn death of 'another hero' K-9 "Another hero" and retired Sacramento police K-9 died Tuesday after serving the department for eight years. "K9 Hutch succumbed to his battle with time this morning saying
Read More
K9 Uganda – Perkins Township, Ohio

K9 Uganda – Perkins Township, Ohio

Died 12/4/16 Handler - Sgt. Marty Curran Perkins Township police K-9 passes away after surgery She laid her life on the line each time she was called to duty. Now, her only job is to rest in peace, as her admirers honor her
Read More
K9 Kimba – Belfast, Ireland

K9 Kimba – Belfast, Ireland

Died - 12/3/16 Police heartache as loyal canine Kimba dies The police have paid tribute to a beloved pooch who has passed away after serving the force loyally. Kimba was praised for "fearlessly serving in the frontline of policing with the PSNI
Read More
K9 Taz – Portland, Maine

K9 Taz – Portland, Maine

Died - 12/2/16 Handler - Officer Stickney Portland Police K9 passes away The Portland Police Department is mourning the loss of one of their own. The department announced the passing of K9 Taz, who died in his sleep on Friday. He
Read More
K9 Virago – Gallipolis, Ohio

K9 Virago – Gallipolis, Ohio

Handler - Lt. Matt Champlin Gallipolis Police Department salutes passed K9 officer Gallipolis Police Department said goodbye to its first and arguably most beloved canine officer Friday afternoon as the year ends and a new year and chapter begins
Read More
K9 Champ – Floyd County, Georgia

K9 Champ – Floyd County, Georgia

Died - 12/1/16 Beloved K-9 deputy "Champ" dies The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office lost one of its beloved deputies, K-9 Deputy “Champ” on Thursday, December 1. Deputy Champ had been medically retired since October 2011. He was gifted to the
Read More
K9 Bak – Helena, Alabama

K9 Bak – Helena, Alabama

Died 11/29/16 Handler - Officer Philip Richards Longtime HPD K9 passes away The Helena Police Department has lost a member of its family as the department’s K9 Bak passed away from cancer, the department announced in a statement on Nov. 29. “It
Read More
K9 Klaus – Kenosha County, Wisconsin

K9 Klaus – Kenosha County, Wisconsin

Died 11/28/16 Handler - Deputy John Lanctot Sheriff’s Department canine Klaus dies A Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department canine died Sunday. Klaus became suddenly ill on November 27, 2016 and was brought to an emergency veterinarian where he was diagnosed with internal bleeding, and
Read More
K9 Payne – Pembroke, North Carolina

K9 Payne – Pembroke, North Carolina

Pembroke Police mourns the loss of one of it's own, Officer Payne Hunt(k-9). After a week long battle of complications Payne's suffering ended! A Pembroke Police dog has died after being shot four times last week. While the Pembroke Police
Read More
K9 Shadow – Terre Haute, Indiana

K9 Shadow – Terre Haute, Indiana

Died 11/25/16 Handler - Officer Brent Long K9 Shadow passes away after battle with health complications Sad news in the law enforcement community and for the city of Terre Haute. This as K9 Officer Shadow has passed away at the age of 10.
Read More
K9 Diesel – Hampton, Virginia

K9 Diesel – Hampton, Virginia

Died - 11/26/16 Hampton Police K9 dies of cancer The Hampton Police Division is mourning the passing of one of their own, Police K9 Diesel. Diesel died Saturday after a brief battle with cancer. He served as MPO Tom Hendrickson’s partner. According
Read More
K9 Mondo – Woodland, California

K9 Mondo – Woodland, California

Died 11/25/16 Handler - Officer Brian Olson Retired Woodland police dog Mondo dies The Woodland Police Department announced that retired police dog Mondo has died. Mondo served the department for 9 1/2 years before retiring March 8, 2015, according to a Police
Read More
K9 Bravo – Indianapolis, Indiana

K9 Bravo – Indianapolis, Indiana

Died - 11/24/16 Handler - Officer Mike Diehl IMPD K9 dies on Thanksgiving Day of kidney failure A K9 officer with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department passed away last week. According to IMPD, K9 Bravo served on active duty with Officer Mike Diehl.
Read More
K9 Sara – Licking, Missouri

K9 Sara – Licking, Missouri

Died - 11/24/16 Handler - Corporal Patrick Burton Licking Police Department K9 struck and killed by vehicle on Thanksgiving The Licking Police Department’s K-9, Sara, was stuck by a vehicle and died Thursday night. LPD Chief Scott Lindsey said Sara escaped her
Read More
K9 Elias – Evesham, New Jersey

K9 Elias – Evesham, New Jersey

Died - 11/24/16 Handler - Detective Richard Hernandez Retired Evesham K-9 dies on Thanksgiving A long-serving police K-9 died in retirement on Thanksgiving Day, the police department reported. Police said K9 Elias died of a sudden illness. The German Shepherd was credited with
Read More
K9 Truman – Ontario County, New York

K9 Truman – Ontario County, New York

Handler - Deputy Joe DiMariano Longtime member of the Ontario County Sheriff's Office K-9 Unit passes away As the only bloodhound in the four-dog Ontario County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit, Truman spent his decade-long career tracking missing people and sniffing out hiding
Read More
K9 Stryder – Spokane, Washington

K9 Stryder – Spokane, Washington

Handler - Sergeant Shawn Kendall Former Spokane PD K9 laid to rest Retired Spokane Police Department K9 Stryder was laid to rest on Monday. K9 Stryder spent nine years working with the department and has spent the last four years in retirement.
Read More
K9 Thor – Wethersfield, Connecticut

K9 Thor – Wethersfield, Connecticut

Died - 11/22/16 Handler - Officer Nuno Martins Wethersfield Police Dog Dies After Pursuing Kidnapping Suspect CPWDA is sad to announce the passing of Officer Nuno Martins K9 partner Thor who was 3 years old and with the Wethersfield Police Department for 2
Read More
K9 Forrest – Volusia, Florida

K9 Forrest – Volusia, Florida

Died 11/22/16 Deputies search for man in deadly K-9 shooting in Deltona K-9 officer served Volusia County Sheriff's Office People in the area of Vann Park in Deltona were asked to stay inside with their doors locked Tuesday night, as investigators searched
Read More

K9 Bob – Chicago, Illinois

Died – 12/7/16 Handler – Officer Michael Walter Chicago PD Say Goodbye To Retired CTA Canine ‘Bob’ Wednesday marked a a sad day for the Chicago Police canine handlers. One of their own canine partners had to be euthanized. The black lab’s name was Bob. A girl – Bob, named when she was getting trained in Texas. She was only …

Read More »

K9 Hutch – Sacramento, California

Died 12/6/16 Handler – Officer Aaron Thompson Sacramento police mourn death of ‘another hero’ K-9 “Another hero” and retired Sacramento police K-9 died Tuesday after serving the department for eight years. “K9 Hutch succumbed to his battle with time this morning saying his final goodbyes to his partner and family who had been by his side for over a decade,” …

Read More »

K9 Uganda – Perkins Township, Ohio

Died 12/4/16 Handler – Sgt. Marty Curran Perkins Township police K-9 passes away after surgery She laid her life on the line each time she was called to duty. Now, her only job is to rest in peace, as her admirers honor her memory. Perkins Township police K-9 Uganda passed away early Sunday morning. Around 12:30 this morning, K9 Uganda …

Read More »

K9 Kimba – Belfast, Ireland

Died – 12/3/16 Police heartache as loyal canine Kimba dies The police have paid tribute to a beloved pooch who has passed away after serving the force loyally. Kimba was praised for “fearlessly serving in the frontline of policing with the PSNI until she retired 3 years ago at the age of 7”. “She detained many criminals in her time, …

Read More »

K9 Taz – Portland, Maine

Died – 12/2/16 Handler – Officer Stickney Portland Police K9 passes away The Portland Police Department is mourning the loss of one of their own. The department announced the passing of K9 Taz, who died in his sleep on Friday. He was 9 years old. His partner, Officer Stickney, worked with K9 Taz from 2009-2014. “Taz was a valued member …

Read More »

K9 Virago – Gallipolis, Ohio

Handler – Lt. Matt Champlin Gallipolis Police Department salutes passed K9 officer Gallipolis Police Department said goodbye to its first and arguably most beloved canine officer Friday afternoon as the year ends and a new year and chapter begins for his handler. Virago was roughly 16-and-a-half years old before taking his last cruiser ride and receiving a salute from fellow …

Read More »

K9 Champ – Floyd County, Georgia

Died – 12/1/16 Beloved K-9 deputy “Champ” dies The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office lost one of its beloved deputies, K-9 Deputy “Champ” on Thursday, December 1. Deputy Champ had been medically retired since October 2011. He was gifted to the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office by former Pepperell Middle School teacher Marilynn Etheridge. Mrs. Etheridge donated Champ in honor of her …

Read More »

K9 Bak – Helena, Alabama

Died 11/29/16 Handler – Officer Philip Richards Longtime HPD K9 passes away The Helena Police Department has lost a member of its family as the department’s K9 Bak passed away from cancer, the department announced in a statement on Nov. 29. “It is with deep regret that we must share the passing of our loyal K9 Bak due to cancer,”. …

Read More »

K9 Klaus – Kenosha County, Wisconsin

Died 11/28/16 Handler – Deputy John Lanctot Sheriff’s Department canine Klaus dies A Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department canine died Sunday. Klaus became suddenly ill on November 27, 2016 and was brought to an emergency veterinarian where he was diagnosed with internal bleeding, and masses on his spleen. Klaus’ handler Deputy John Lanctot and the Department made the decision to euthanize …

Read More »

K9 Payne – Pembroke, North Carolina

Pembroke Police mourns the loss of one of it’s own, Officer Payne Hunt(k-9). After a week long battle of complications Payne’s suffering ended! A Pembroke Police dog has died after being shot four times last week. While the Pembroke Police Department originally stated that K-9 Payne was recovering well, on Monday, the department said. After a week-long battle of complications, …

Read More »