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 Kilo – Black River Falls, Wisconsin

Died 1/19/17 Handler – Officer Jeremy James Black River Falls chief says department not told before police dog was euthanized The Black River Falls Police Department lost one of its own this week when its dog, Kilo, was euthanized, and law enforcement officials say it happened without their knowledge. “One of my officers was euthanized without us knowing,” Chief Scot …

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K9 Iko – Goldsboro, North Carolina

Goldsboro police announce death of K9 officer Goldsboro police have announced the death of a retired police dog. K-9 Officer Iko served with the Goldsboro police from 2008 to 2016. He retired in early 2016, but continued to live with his handler. Iko was trained in both protection and drug detection work, police said. “Over the course of his 8 …

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K9 Aminika – Burhapahar, India

Officer P.K. Shyam and his K9, a a Belgian Shepherd, were both killed on 1/17/17 from an IED blast during anti-Naxalite operations at Burhapahar in Latehar district at approximately 3:30 p.m. around 200km from the state capital. The deceased dog was part of the sniffer team for two years.

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K9 Thor – Salem, Massachusetts

Died 1/16/17 Handler – Officer John Bedard Salem department mourns death of police dog Thor Salem police are mourning the unexpected death of one of the department’s K-9 dogs, Thor. Thor, one of three dogs purchased for the department through a community fundraising campaign five years ago, was found unresponsive in his kennel by his handler, Patrolman John Bedard, on …

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K9 Quincy – Humansdorp, South Africa

Died – 1/16/17 Handler – Sergeant Leon Nel A legendary Humansdorp police dog – which tackled more than 100 wanted criminals during its six-year stint on the force – has been put down due to a decline in his health following a stabbing. Quincy, 9, described as a “legend” by several police officers, was a highly trained German Shepherd who …

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K9 Bronson, Boston, Massachusetts

Died – 1/15/17 Handler – Officer Troy Casey Last night I lost my K9 Partner of 8 Years. Boston Police K9 Bronson passed away at home after a sudden illness stricken him. K9 Bronson was raised by me from a puppy at 12 weeks and passed away at the age of 9. Bronson in my opinion was truly a Police …

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K9 Chase – Fitchburg, Wisconsin

Died – 1/15/16 1st Handler – Clint Spade 2nd handler – Officer Cesar Lopez Fitchburg Police Department remembers K9 Chase The Fitchburg Police Department is remembering one of their most beloved members. They say K9 Chase died on Sunday. The German Shepherd retired last January after nearly 8 years of service. Chase lived to be 10 years old. He began …

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K9 Grep – Pauline County, Georgia

Died 1/13/17 1ST Handler – Sgt. Ashley Henson 2ND Handler – Deputy Ricky Waters Paulding Canine Unit Grep Dies at 13 Paulding County Sheriff’s deputies are mourning the loss of Grep, a 13-year-old retired canine officer who died on Friday. Grep began his service with the sheriff’s office in December 2004 and retired in October 2013. He was a dual-purpose …

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K9 Bane – Louisville, Kentucky

Died – 1/13/17 Handler – Officer Adam Sears LMPD K9, dies unexpectedly A member of the Louisville Metro Police Department’s K9 Unit died Friday. Bane, a six-year-old full-blooded Belgian Malinois, had been partnered with Officer Adam Sears since 2013. LMPD said the most recent arrest Bane was involved in was the capture of a man who fled into the woods …

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K9 Hunter – NYPD, New York

Died – 1/13/17 Handler – Detective Chris Bonomo NYPD K-9 Hunter, police dog who helped in Haiti, dead at 11 In his eight years with the NYPD, canine officer Hunter sniffed out illegal guns, while bringing joy to children of all ages. Hunter, an 11-year-old German shepherd, ended his watch last week. He spent a final, heart-wrenching day with his …

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