K9 Sam – West Valley, Utah

K9 Sam – West Valley, Utah

1ST Handler - Officer S. Palmer 2ND Handler - Officer Dellinger 3RD Handler - Officer Gillespie West Valley City Police mourn death of K9 Officer Sam The West Valley City Police Department is mourning the loss of a fellow officer, K9 Sam. Officers said
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K9 Degen – Wood River, Illinois

K9 Degen – Wood River, Illinois

Died - 10/18/17 Wood River K9 Officer with aggressive cancer to be laid to rest Wednesday The Wood River Police Department will be giving their final call to K9 Officer Degen Wednesday. The department said Degen, who served 8 years in East
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K9 Aria –  Potomac State College, West Virgina

K9 Aria – Potomac State College, West Virgina

1st Handler - Officer Rob Andrews 2nd Handler - Sgt. Mike Cannon PSC POLICE SAY GOODBYE TO ONE OF THEIR OWN After eight years of service to Potomac State College, Police Department K-9 Aria passed away. Since 2009, Aria had worked with
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K9 Gunther – Old Orchard Beach, Maine

K9 Gunther – Old Orchard Beach, Maine

Died - 10/16/17 Handler - Officer Christopher St. Pierre Cops, town officials mourn loss of decorated police dog It is with great sadness to announce K-9 Gunther was laid to rest last evening due to a sudden medical issue. K-9 police dog,
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K9 Jax – Port Orange, Florida

K9 Jax – Port Orange, Florida

Died - 10/15/17 Handler - Ofc. Richard Clark Port Orange K9 passes away after illness causes complications It is with deep sadness that the Port Orange Police Department announces the passing of one of our agency’s canines, Jax, after complications from an
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K9 Hades – Wellington, New Zealand

K9 Hades – Wellington, New Zealand

Died - 10/15/17 Handler - Senior Constable Sue Burridge Much-loved police dog Hades dies after battle with cancer Much loved Wellington Police dog Hades has died. Hades, who turned nine last week, was the elder statesman of Wellington Police District's patrol dogs.Police said
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K9 Niko – Dickinson, North Dakota

K9 Niko – Dickinson, North Dakota

Died 10/15/17 Handler - Officer Jayden Peters Dickinson, N.D., police department mourns loss of K-9 Niko The Dickinson Police Department is mourning the loss of K-9 officer Niko, a narcotics dog who passed away suddenly over the weekend. "It is with great
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K9 Teak –  Vancouver, British Columbia

K9 Teak – Vancouver, British Columbia

Died - 10/14/17 Handler - Sgt. Derrick Gibson Teak, Vancouver police dog hall-of-famer, passes away after cheating death twice Three-hundred suspects nailed, two brushes with death, and a hall of fame induction. These are just a few achievements that help to sum up
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K9 Nugget – Ottawa, Illinois

K9 Nugget – Ottawa, Illinois

Handler - Officer Dave Hallowell Retired Ottawa K9 dies of natural causes The Ottawa Police Department lost an old partner and friend last week when retired bloodhound Nugget died of natural causes. Nugget came to the department when she was nine
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K9 Lily – Connecticut State Police

K9 Lily – Connecticut State Police

Died - 10/12/17 Police K9 gets final salute before being laid to rest Officers had a final salute for a state police K9 on Thursday. Lily served as a Connecticut State Police narcotics dog for nearly a decade and on Thursday her
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K9 Bruno – Keizer, Oregon

K9 Bruno – Keizer, Oregon

Died - 10/11/17 Handler - Officer Scott Keniston Keizer PD K9 Bruno, 5, dies from bacterial infection Bruno, a 5-year old K9 with Keizer’s Police Department, died on Wednesday from a severe bacterial infection, the department announced. Bruno had been working with officer
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K9 Koa – Winchester, Virginia

K9 Koa – Winchester, Virginia

Died - 10/9/17 Handler - Officer Brittney Kotynski-Neer Heroic Winchester police dog, Kota, finds peace Kota, the Winchester police dog that drew national attention in 2014 after falling through an attic floor while helping officers make arrests, died Monday. The
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K9 Dega – Round Rock, Texas

K9 Dega – Round Rock, Texas

Round Rock police, Pet Loss Center to honor fallen canine officer Dega The Round Rock Police Department and the Pet Loss Center of Austin have come together to honor Dega, a deeply loved canine officer who served the City of Round
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K9 Lutri – Ketchikan, Alaska

K9 Lutri – Ketchikan, Alaska

Retired AST K9 dies after distinguished career in law enforcement Alaska State Troopers in Ketchikan are reporting a retired K9 officer has died from a blood clot. Lutri, a 7-year-old German Shepherd, had a long career in law enforcement. Some of
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K9 Havoc – Scottsdale, Arizona

K9 Havoc – Scottsdale, Arizona

Died - 10/5/17 Beloved Scottsdale police service dog 'Havoc' has died The Scottsdale Police Department is saying goodbye to a beloved four-legged colleague. On Tuesday, police announced that retired police service dog, Havoc, had died. Havoc was 11 years old. The
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K9 Mako – Manassas, Virginia

K9 Mako – Manassas, Virginia

Died - 10/5/17 Handler - Officer Russ McAndrews Former K9 Dog Mako Dies: Manassas City Police A former K-9 dog for Manassas City Police died of natural causes Thursday, the department announced. Mako was a five-year veteran. A former Manassas City Police K-9
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K9 Zigo –  Havre de Grace, Maryland

K9 Zigo – Havre de Grace, Maryland

Died - Died 10/3/17 Cpl. Cooper Havre de Grace police mourn K-9 who died from cancer The Havre de Grace Police Department is mourning K-9 Zigo, who died after a short battled with cancer. "K-9 Zigo served the city of Have de Grace
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K9 Odin – University of Wisconsin

K9 Odin – University of Wisconsin

Died - 10/3/17 Handler - Lt. Brent Plisch Bomb-sniffing UW-Madison Police Department K9 dog, Odin, dies of cancer UW-Madison's oldest police dog, Odin, was euthanized Tuesday after developing cancer. The 9-year-old German shepherd, who specialized in detecting explosives and tracking people, was
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K9 Rokky – Harker Heights, Texas

K9 Rokky – Harker Heights, Texas

Died - 10/2/17 Handler - Officer Gabrielle Guerra Harker Heights mourns loss of police K9 The Harker Heights Police Department announced the passing of K9 Rokky on Monday. "Rokky passed away earlier this morning, surrounded by those who meant the most to
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K9 Boss – Georgetown, Kentucky

K9 Boss – Georgetown, Kentucky

Handler - Officer Roy Crawford GEORGETOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT K9 DIES The Georgetown Police Department announced this weekend K9 Officer Boss has died. The Department says Boss served from 2007 until his retirement earlier this month.In retirement Boss lived with his handler Officer
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K9 Pito – Vernon, Connecticut

Died – 7/16/17 Handler – Officer Danny Macaulay In July 2017, Retired Vernon K9 Officer “Pito” lost his short battle with cancer. K9 Pito served the Vernon Police Department from December 2006 until his retirement in March of 2014 due to health reasons. K9 Pito was partnered with Officer Dan Macaulay in 2009 after being partnered with a different officer …

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K9 Cyrus – Kingman, Arizona

Died – 7/16/17 Handler – Cpl. Bill, Fancher Kingman PD puts down K9 officer who had deadly disease On Tuesday, July 16th, K9 Cyrus, was put down after it was determined that he had the deadly disease brucellosis. Brucellosis is a rare, but deadly disease caused by a bacterium. It occurs worldwide and affects all kinds of dogs, and can …

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K9 Hooch – Jacksonville, Florida

Handler – Officer Spear Jacksonville P.D. K9 Dies After Emergency Surgery The Jacksonville Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its active-duty K9s after it suffered a medical emergency. JPD announced Thursday that Hooch, an 8-year-old Belgian Malinois who had been with the department since 2011 died this week. K-9 Hooch’s handler, Ofc. Scott Spear, noticed that he …

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K9 Zena – Stillwater, Oklahoma

Died – 7/12/17 Handler – Detective Newly McSpadden Stillwater PD mourns loss of K9 officer The Stillwater Police Department announced the loss of one of its K9 officers, Zena, on Wednesday afternoon. Zena was 8 years old. “Early this morning, Zena was found in her kennel extremely ill and with a distended stomach by her handler, Detective Newly McSpadden. Zena …

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K9 Daro – Lexington, Kentucky

Died 7/12/17 Handler – officer Darrell Jones Lexington Police Mourn K-9 Daro The Lexington Police Department has announced the passing of retired K9 officer Daro. K9 Daro passed away Wednesday, July 12 with his handler retired officer Darrell Jones and his wife Michelle by Daro’s side. Daro was in service with the Lexington Police Department from 2007 until his retirement …

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K9 Stig – Gloucestershire, England

Handler – PC Ben Hall Police mourn loss of crime fighter who has ‘bitten a fair few offenders It is a sad day for Gloucestershire police as retired police dog Stig has died, five months after retiring. The German Shepherd dog began working for the police as a nine-month-old puppy back in 2010. He was a gift from German Shepherd …

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K9 Chris – Yancey County, North Carolina

Died – 7/11/17 Police K-9 shot, killed in kennel Authorities are looking for the person who shot and killed a K-9 while it was in its kennel at a deputy’s home. The Yancey County Sheriff’s Office said Chris, a Dutch Shepherd, was shot sometime between 8:30 p.m. and 5 a.m. in the Bald Mountain community. Chris, who had served with …

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K9 Boss – St. Clair, Illinois

Died – 7/10/17 Handler – Deputy Sean McPeak St. Clair Police Dog ‘Boss’ Dies The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the loss of a four-legged colleague. BOSS was the K-9 companion of sheriff’s Deputy Sean McPeak. The Belleville News-Democrat reports the German Shepherd died Monday after a serious illness. A Facebook post announced the dog’s death, saying “He …

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K9 Jet – Pocomoke , Maryland

Died – 7/9/17 Handler – Cpl. Matthew Connor Pocomoke police K-9 struck and killed by vehicle Pocomoke police are mourning the loss of K-9 Officer Jet, a five-and-a-half-year-old Lab who had been serving the department since 2014 and was struck and killed by a vehicle. After Jet completed her training, she regularly assisted outside agencies in a variety of investigations …

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