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 Beau – Porterdale, Georgia

Died – 12/28/16 Handler – Police Chief Jason Cripps Porterdale mourns the loss of K9 Beau The City of Porterdale is in mourning after the loss of Porterdale Police K9 Beau Wednesday. Porterdale Police Chief Jason Cripps could think of countless memories he had shared with his K9 partner in their years working and living together. Beau came to the …

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K9 Rex – Columbus, Indiana

Died – 12/26/15 Handler – Officer Chad Lehman Columbus police K9 dies following eight years of service A retired K9 from the Columbus Police Department died Monday after eight years of service. Police said K9 Rex was born in 2006 and was joined with his partner, Officer Chad Lehman, in April 2008. From July of that year, the pair made …

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K9 Utos – Marion, Wisconsin

Died – 12/23/16 Handler – Officer Eric Krause Marion police dog dies after heart failure On Sunday Dec 11 Utos was called out to assist in a track of an attempted murder and kidnapping suspect that had fled on foot from police. K9 Utos assisted in tracking the suspect for several miles across fields woods and yards. During the track …

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K9 Rambo – Pryor, Oklahoma

Died – 12/20/16 Handler – Deputy Jeff Mitchell Farewell, Rambo Faithful police dog Rambo said his final farewell surrounded by his brothers in blue. It was blistering cold Tuesday morning but uniformed responders representing Mayes County Sheriff’s Office, Pryor Police Department, Pryor Fire Department and MESTA stood un-moving as Deputy Jeff Mitchell arrived at Pryor Veterinary Hospital with Rambo, finishing …

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K9 Jarca – Lafayette, Indiana

Died 12/20/16 Handler – Officer Ryan French Lafayette police mourn death of longtime K9 officer Lafayette police are mourning the death of a longtime K9 officer. Retired police K-9 Jarca passed away on Tuesday at the age of 13. She served with Officer Ryan French as a member of the LPD from September 2006 until her retirement in 2014. Jarca …

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K9 Jordan – Newport News, Virginia

Died – 12/19/16 Handler – Officer Ruhlen Newport News Police mourn the passing of beloved K-9 The Newport News Police Department is mourning the loss of a retired K-9 who served the department for 11 years. K-9 Jordan passed away Monday morning at the age of 13 in the arms of her handler, Master Police Officer Ruhlen. The full bred …

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K9 Rex – California Highway Patrol

Died – 12/19/16 Handler – Officer Mike Blaine Rest In Peace K-9 Rex California Highway Patrol K9 Rex passed on 12/19/16. Rex was 13.5 years old. He was imported from Holland and was a KNPV Champion. Rex started his career in Redding and was re-teamed a short while later to Inland Division (San Bernardino) with Officer Mike Blaine. Mike and …

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K9 Koa – Seymour, Connecticut

Died – 12/19/16 Handler – officer Ian McPherson Police dog remembered as selfless, legendary German shepherd While serving on the Seymour Police Department, K9 Koa could be a criminal’s worst nightmare. But for his handler, former officer Ian McPherson, the German shepherd was his work partner and best friend. After Koa’s retirement in 2010, the dog remained a part of …

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K9 Rachel – Chicago, Illinois

Died – 12/18/16 Handler – Officer Charles Kocanda Radio dispatcher makes last call to honor police dog Rachel A dispatcher on the Chicago Police Department radio channel used to request K-9 units held the air Sunday morning and asked everyone to stand by. “All units stand by, Citywide 1,” she said. “7323 canine Rachel.”When her handler, Officer Charles Kocanda, heard …

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K9 Zeus – Old Saybrook, Connecticut

Died – 12/16/16 Handler – Officer Brian Ziolkovski CPWDA is sad to announce the passing of K9 Zeus who was handled by Officer Brian Ziolkovski of the Old Saybrook Police Department. Officer’s saluted Zeus on his way to be put down, then a sad good bye was given to K9 Zeus surrounded by his family members. K9 Zeus was put …

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