K9 Kojak – Eastern Cape, South Africa

K9 Kojak – Eastern Cape, South Africa

Died - 8/13/17 Handler - Warrant Officer Etienne Gerber Farewell K9 Kojak Eastern Cape veteran search-and-rescue dog Kojak was put down this morning after his star career was cut short due to a brain tumor earlier this year. In May, The Herald reported
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K9 Roady – Liberty Hill, Texas

K9 Roady – Liberty Hill, Texas

Died - 8/12/17 Handler - Chief Randy Williams K9 Officer Roady remembered for loving heart, law enforcement service Retired K9 Officer Roady died Saturday from complications following spinal surgery. Roady, the beloved Liberty Hill police German Shepherd who spent his life with former
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K9 Kina – Caribou County, Idaho

K9 Kina – Caribou County, Idaho

Died - 8/11/17 Handler - Deputy Kolby Call Well-liked sheriff's office canine Kina dies in her sleep The Caribou County Sheriff's Office's well-liked canine has died after a short but impressive law enforcement career. Kina, who's worked with the Sheriff's Office for
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K9 Jessie – Orlando, Florida

K9 Jessie – Orlando, Florida

Handler - Lt. Ronald Verbal Orlando Fire Department mourns loss of arson-detecting dog The Orlando Fire Department’s Arson and Bomb Squad is mourning the death of their furriest member — a black lab named Jessie. The 8-year-old dog who passed from natural
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K9 Ribot – Queensland, Australia

K9 Ribot – Queensland, Australia

Died - 8/5/17 Handler - Senior Constable Glen Ayoub Remembering a fallen comrade It is with sympathy that we advise of the passing of Retired Police Dog Ribot, PD260 at 5.30pm on August 5. Unfortunately, Ribot succumbed to an age related medical
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K9 Deuce – East Greenwich Township, New Jersey

K9 Deuce – East Greenwich Township, New Jersey

Died - 8/4/17 Handler - Officer Phil Owens Police mourn K-9's death after 8 years of service Township police announced the sudden death of a Police K-9 who served the department for eight years. Early Friday morning K-9 Deuce suffered a quickly developed
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K9 Arras – Milwaukee County , Wisconsin

K9 Arras – Milwaukee County , Wisconsin

Died 8/4/17 Handler - Captain Dittberner K9 Arras passes We are saddened to relay that K-9 Arras, retired in April of 2015, passed away today at nearly the age of 15. He faithfully served the citizens of Milwaukee County beginning in 2005. He
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K9 Cain – Crossville, Tennessee

K9 Cain – Crossville, Tennessee

Died -8/2/17 Handler - LT Riden Tenn. K-9 dies after being stabbed multiple times Cumberland County Sheriff Casey Cox says the K9 stabbed earlier Wednesday morning has died of its injuries. The Crossville Police Department K9, named Cain, spent the morning at
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K9 Q – Duchesne County, Utah

K9 Q – Duchesne County, Utah

Died - 8/1/17 Handler - Cpl. Morant Harrison Duchesne County K-9 dies after battling aggressive, terminal cancer A former Duchesne County sheriff's K-9 died Tuesday after suddenly losing her eyesight and the ability to walk. Q, one of two K-9s with the sheriff's
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K9 Axe – Franklin, Massachusetts

K9 Axe – Franklin, Massachusetts

Died - 8/1/17 Handler - Officer Michael Gilboy Franklin police announce sudden death of beloved K9 The Franklin Police Department is mourning the sudden loss of a beloved member of the force, K9 AXE. Police made the somber announcement on Facebook and
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K9 Robby – Waterloo, Iowa

K9 Robby – Waterloo, Iowa

Died - 7/28/17 Handler - Sgt. Gus Farmer Long-serving K9 officer for Waterloo PD dies of bone cancer A dog that for nearly 10 years served as a K9 officer with the Waterloo Police Department has died after a short battle with bone
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K9 Kimbo – Corpus Christi, Texas

K9 Kimbo – Corpus Christi, Texas

Died 7/28/17 Handler - Officer Jon McGinley Retired Corpus Christi police K-9 dies of natural causes Retired Corpus Christi police K-9 Kimbo has died of natural causes. Jon McGinley, Kimbo's handler, took the K-9 to Temple when he retired, said senior officer
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K9 Bea – Huron County, Ohio

K9 Bea – Huron County, Ohio

Died - 7/27/17 Handler - Detective Sgt. Josh Querin Police K-9 Bea fondly remembered The community lost a friendly, furry friend recently. Retired police dog Bea died early Thursday night. She was one-half of the crime-fighting canine unit with former Huron
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K9 Odin – Troutman, North Carolina

K9 Odin – Troutman, North Carolina

Died 7/27/17 Handler - Officers Chris Atwood and Rusty Jones K9 Odin passes away A memorial service has been planned for Odin, the Troutman Police Department K9 dog that died of cancer Wednesday. The memorial and burial of Odin’s ashes will be held
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K9 Pharoah – Connecticut D.O.C.

K9 Pharoah – Connecticut D.O.C.

Died 7/26/17 Handler - Cathy LeMay
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MWD Cena – US Marines – Muskegon, Michigan

MWD Cena – US Marines – Muskegon, Michigan

Died 7/26/17 Handler - Lance Cpl. Jeffrey DeYoung Community turns out for U.S. Marine veteran dog's last ride More than 100 people, 30 Jeeps and about 35 American flags gathered in honor of a four-legged Marine veteran on Wednesday, July 26. The event
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K9 Rico – West Lafayette, Indiana

K9 Rico – West Lafayette, Indiana

Died 7/26/17 Handler - Sergeant Michael Brewer West Lafayette police announce passing of K9 partner ‘Rico’ The West Lafayette Police Department has a heavy heart following the sudden passing of their former K9 partner, “Rico.” The dog unexpectedly had to be euthanized on
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K-9 Garik  – Lexington, Kentucky

K-9 Garik – Lexington, Kentucky

Died - 7/26/17 Handler - Ofc. Burnette LEX PD K-9 Officer Garik Dies After a battle with a medical issue, K-9 Officer Garik lost his life Wednesday. Garik had retired and was in a specially designed wheelchair after vets discovered a degenerative bone
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K9 Flak – Jonesboro, Arkansas

K9 Flak – Jonesboro, Arkansas

K9 Flak has died The Jonesboro Police Department said they're saddened as the search is on for K9 Officer Flak's replacement. Flak was laid to rest on Monday after battling bone cancer.Paul Holmes with JPD said on Tuesday, the department has
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K9 Axel – Sonoma County, California

K9 Axel – Sonoma County, California

Died 7/25/17 1st Handler - Deputy Adrian Mancilla 2nd Handler - Deputy Jerry Turney Sonoma County sheriff’s K-9, Axel, remembered as gentle, hardworking Axel, a longtime Sonoma County sheriff’s K-9, was euthanized Tuesday, the sheriff’s office reported following a nearly nine-year career with
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K9 Tim – Pittsburg, Pennsylvania

Died – 5/31/17 Handler – Officer Richard Houck Retired Pittsburgh Police K-9 Dies Pittsburgh Police are mourning the passing of a retired K-9. The Pittsburgh Police K-9 Unit reported Wednesday afternoon that former K-9 Tim had passed away. K-9 Tim served with the city for ten years, from 2003 to 2013, and police called him “an invaluable member of the …

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K9 Paloma – Jenkins County, Georgia

Died 5/31/17 Handler – Chief Deputy Wesley Aaron K9 Paloma Dies It is with a heavy hearts that we announce the end of watch for Sergeant K-9 Paloma on May 31st 2017. Paloma will be greatly missed by many. We can not put into words how we feel. This is just not a loss of a fellow officer for our …

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K9 Matzo – Arvada, Colorado

Died 5/31/17 Handler – Sgt. David Avica Two Colorado K-9s die on same day Arvada police shared sad news Saturday, announcing the passing of a retired K9 that served with the force for six years. According to police, 12-year-old K-9 Matzo died on Wednesday. Matzo retired in 2013 after six years on the street. During that time, he helped make …

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Mallie Montgomery County, TN

Clarksville, TN – Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) beloved Belgian Malinois K9 Mallie passed away Tuesday afternoon May 30th  2017 from complications due to medical conditions. Mallie was born on July 29th, 2008. She spent her first few months under the care and training of the late MCSO Sergeant Gill Wood. She started her career in law enforcement in 2008 …

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K9 Ben – Washoe, Nevada

Died – 5/28/17 Handler – Deputy Cole Bunyard Washoe County Sheriff’s Office mourns the passing of retired K9 The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the loss of one of their retired K9s, Ben. K9 Ben passed away, with his partner at his side, retired Deputy Cole Bunyard, on Sunday, May 28 due to medical complications. Ben was partnered with …

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K9 Guus – San Diego, California

Died 5/27/17 Handler – PO II Randy Burgess Handler – PO II Larry Triplett K9 Guus Passes Police K9 Guus served San Diego PD for 7 years, coming to MissionK9’s Veteran K9 Rescue Ranch once retired where we worked with health issues that were rapidly weakening him. During his career he was credited with apprehending many bad guys and making …

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K9 Shrek – Morganton, North Carolina

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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