K9 Zeus – North Haven, Connecticut

K9 Zeus – North Haven, Connecticut

Died - 6/24/17 Handler - Officer James Brennan North Haven PD mourns loss of K9 officer The North Haven Police Department is mourning the loss of a K9 officer. Zeus, an 8-year-old German Shepard died from complications related to a cancerous tumor
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K9 Kaytu – Tulare County, California

K9 Kaytu – Tulare County, California

Tulare County Sheriff’s Department mourns loss of K-9 A police dog on the staff of the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department has died from a medical issue possibly related to the Valley’s run of 100-plus-degree days. K-9 Officer Kaytu suffered an intestinal
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K9 Wazi – Cheektowaga, New York

K9 Wazi – Cheektowaga, New York

Died - 6/23/17 Handler - Officer John Doskocz Cheektowaga Police K9 Wazi passes away The Cheektowaga Police Department announced Friday the unexpected passing of their K9 Wazi. Wazi passed away at 1:25 a.m. Friday after a brief illness. “He was diagnosed a few
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K9 Kar – Walnut Creek, California

K9 Kar – Walnut Creek, California

Died 6/21/17 Handler - Sgt. Joe Donleavy Walnut Creek retired K-9 dies Retired Officer Kar, one of the Walnut Creek Police Department’s first K-9s, died Wednesday. Less than a month after introducing Izy, the Walnut Creek Police Department’s newest K-9, the force has
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K9 Niko – Poconos, Pennsylvania

K9 Niko – Poconos, Pennsylvania

Died - 6/21/17 Handler - Cpl. Matt Nero K9 Officer Mourned in the Poconos Police in the Poconos are mourning the loss of one of their K9 officers. Pocono Mountain Regional Police announced the death of K9 Niko. Niko died Wednesday after a
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K9 Paris –  Yuma County, Arizona

K9 Paris – Yuma County, Arizona

Died - 6/20/17 Handler - Deputy William Rice Retired YCSO K-9 dies The Yuma County Sheriff's Office has announced the death of one of their retired K-9's. YCSO said, "It is with great sadness that we report the passing of retired Yuma County
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K9 Dasty – Arlington, Massachusetts

K9 Dasty – Arlington, Massachusetts

Arlington Police K-9 Dasty Passes Away He was tough on the job and worked with former President Barack Obama; in 2015 he helped track down the gun from a shooting near Thorndike Park and he was as fan of children at
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K9 Aries – the St. Charles, Illinois

K9 Aries – the St. Charles, Illinois

Died - 6/18/17 Handler - Officer Nic Anson St. Charles Police K-9 Aries dies after 8 years of service A beloved furry member of the St. Charles Police Department died on Sunday, according to a news release from the City of St. Charles.
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K9 Ren – Greene County, Tennessee

K9 Ren – Greene County, Tennessee

Died 6/18/17 Handler - Deputy Sheriff Mark Crum It is with a heavy heart and great sadness the Greene County Sheriff's Department must announce the death of K-9 Officer Ren. She died one day after being struck by a vehicle near her
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K9 Magnum – Cumberland County, Pennsylvania

K9 Magnum – Cumberland County, Pennsylvania

Died - 6/16/17 Handler - Deputy. Ron Hoover Cumberland County announces unexpected death of beloved bomb-sniffing dog The Cumberland County Sheriff's office on Tuesday announced the death of the German Shepard known as K9 Magnum, a tracking and explosive detecting dog that had
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K9 Osci – Bow, New Hampshire

K9 Osci – Bow, New Hampshire

Died - 6/16/17 Handler - Sgt. Art Merrigan End of shift for highly regarded Bow police dog Osci A retired and beloved police officer took his last ride through Bow on Friday. K9 Osci was escorted by nearly a dozen members of
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K9 Jozek – Ellwood, Pennsylvania

K9 Jozek – Ellwood, Pennsylvania

Handler - Officer McBride Retired Ellwood City Police Canine Passes Away Lt. David Kingston-Operations Officer released the following statement: It is with great sadness ECPD reports the passing of Ellwood City Police Canine and McBride family pet “Jozek.” Jozek, a Czech born
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K9 Brewster – Cambridgeshire, England

K9 Brewster – Cambridgeshire, England

Handler - PC Dave Pert Britain's longest serving police dog dies after 11 years in service A "legendary" super-sniffer police dog who served Cambridgeshire police and other forces for more than a decade has died. Britain's oldest police dog, the former
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K9 Jager – Shelton, Connecticut

K9 Jager – Shelton, Connecticut

Died - 6/13/17 Handler - Detective Christopher Nugent Retired Shelton police dog dies Police dog Jager came to the department in 2008 partially through a donation from People’s United Bank. Jager was paired with Detective Christopher Nugent. Jager assisted several local, state and
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K9 Figo – Farmington, Missouri

K9 Figo – Farmington, Missouri

Died - 6/13/17 Handler - Corporal Brad Williams Farmington PD mourns loss of canine A local police department is mourning the loss of a canine officer. On Tuesday, the Farmington Police Department posted on Facebook, “It is with profound sadness that we announce
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K9 Hondo – New Braunfels, Texas

K9 Hondo – New Braunfels, Texas

Handler - Detective Chris Scott New Braunfels Police Department loses beloved retired K-9 The New Braunfels Police Department is mourning the loss of a beloved K-9 that passed away over the weekend from natural causes. Retired K-9 Hondo served the department's canine
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K9 Lucy – Bradley County, Tennessee

K9 Lucy – Bradley County, Tennessee

Died - 6/12/17 Handler - Patrol Deputy Chris Shope Missing Bradley SO K-9 found dead after being struck by train Bradley County Sheriff's Office announced that their missing K9 Lucy that went missing on Sunday afternoon was found dead Monday morning. Lucy
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K9 Leah – Columbia, Missouri

K9 Leah – Columbia, Missouri

Died - 6/11/17 Handler - Detective Ron Hall Retired Columbia police dog Leah dies Leah, a German shepherd who served as a police dog in Columbia for nine years, died Sunday from natural causes, according to a Police Department news release. "K-9 Officer
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K9 Dingo – MWD – Jacksonville, Florida

K9 Dingo – MWD – Jacksonville, Florida

Died - 5/10/17 Handler - Nick Converso He served his country with honor and fidelity befitting a warrior who protected his comrades on battlefields in distant lands, as well as his community at home. It was a devotion matched only by the
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K9 Lee – El Paso, Texas

K9 Lee – El Paso, Texas

Died 6/9/17 Handler - Officer Dirk Hiltl. Decorated police K9 dies; helped seize $3.7 million in illegal drugs A decorated narcotics detector dog with the El Paso Police Department died last week. General Lee served the city of El Paso for eight years
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K9 Jimmy – Collier County, Florida

Handler – Cpl. Patrick Mumaw Retired Collier K-9 deputy passes away A former Collier County Sheriff’s Office K9 died over the weekend. The CCSO K9 Unit Facebook page announced that Jimmy, who served from 2007 to 2013, passed away due to medical complications. The 12-year-old dog was credited with helping his handler capture “countless fugitives” during his career. During his …

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K9 Blitz – Austin, Texas

Handler – Officer Darrin Lahr Austin police K9 dies from aggressive form of cancer K9 Blitz, who entered service with the Austin Police Department in 2008, has died from an aggressive form of cancer. Blitz’s partner, Officer Darrin Lahr and his family, have laid Blitz to rest. The patrol K9 was previously diagnosed with Multifocal Large Cell Lymph sarcoma. For …

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K9 Elko – Newport News , Virginia

Died 3/28/17 Handler – Officer Roland Stucken Newport police dog Elko, 9, dies after health problems The Newport Beach Police Department is mourning the loss of a retired officer – and one of the community’s best friends. Elko, a 9-year-old Belgian Malinois police dog, died this week after struggling with “ongoing health issues” that hindered his quality of life, said …

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K9 Cheko – El Paso, Colorado

Died – 3/27/17 1st Handler – Deputy Narkoli 2nd Handler – Deputy Yarbrough El Paso County Sheriff’s Office mourns retired K9’s death The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office reported the death of retired K9 deputy Cheko Tuesday. Cheko joined the department in 2007 and served with Deputy Narkoli and Deputy Yarbrough until he retired in 2012. “We are sad to …

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K9 Axel – East Hartford, Connecticut

It is with a heavy heart and great sorrow that Officer John Zalalick’s retired K9 Axel had to euthanize today. He was taken to the vet due to a distended stomach and came to find out through X-Rays, that he was suffering from multiple tumors on his kidney and liver, something ruptured and he was bleeding internally. No operation could …

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K9 Rico – Alaska State Police

Died – 3/26/17 Handler – Trooper Christopher Havens Alaska State Police Dog Fatally Shot Alaska State Troopers have released the names of the officers and the K9 involved in the March 26 fatal shooting of a 36-year-old Wasilla man near mile 45.5 of the Parks Highway. According to an online dispatch posted Wednesday, the troopers were identified as Christopher Havens, …

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K9 Nero – Adairsville, Georgia

Died – 3/25/17 Handler – Cpl. Damon Cadle Adairsville Police Dog Dies After Being Hit By A Vehicle The Adairsville police dog who went missing last week only to be found later has died after being struck by a vehicle in Polk County. Nero, a six-year-old Dutch Shepherd who weighed 65 pounds, succumbed to his injuries at 3 p.m. on …

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K9 Rocky – Ludlow, Massachusetts

Died – 3/23/17 Handler – Ofc. Michael Whitney CPWDA is sad to announce the passing of Officer Michael Whitney’s K9 partner Rocky who was euthanized because of liver cancer. Officer Whitney and K9 Rocky were members of the CPWDA since 6/20/13. The CPWDA sends prayers to the Whitney family, Ludlow Police Department and friends.

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K9 Roscoe – Crowley, Louisiana

Died – 3/22/17 Handler – Officer Tate Thibodeaux Crowley Police K9 Roscoe Murdered Crowley Police K9 Roscoe was murdered along with two other people. oscoe’s handler, Crowley Police Officer Tate Thibodeaux, was shot in the same incident on Wednesday night, March 22, 2017. According to KATC, the incident began at a residence on Josey Street about 10:30 PM when Crowley …

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