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 Stryder – Spokane, Washington

Handler – Sergeant Shawn Kendall Former Spokane PD K9 laid to rest Retired Spokane Police Department K9 Stryder was laid to rest on Monday. K9 Stryder spent nine years working with the department and has spent the last four years in retirement. Stryder began working with SPD in 2003, when he was just a year old. He worked alongside Sergeant …

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K9 Thor – Wethersfield, Connecticut

Died – 11/22/16 Handler – Officer Nuno Martins Wethersfield Police Dog Dies After Pursuing Kidnapping Suspect CPWDA is sad to announce the passing of Officer Nuno Martins K9 partner Thor who was 3 years old and with the Wethersfield Police Department for 2 years. Thor died from injuries sustained while pursuing a kidnapping suspect last night. Thor was released to …

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K9 Forest – Volusia, Florida

Died 11/22/16 Deputies search for man in deadly K-9 shooting in Deltona K-9 officer served Volusia County Sheriff’s Office People in the area of Vann Park in Deltona were asked to stay inside with their doors locked Tuesday night, as investigators searched for an armed man sought in the deadly shooting of a Volusia County K-9 officer, deputies said.The K-9, …

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K9 Kargo – Fairfield, California

Handler – Officer John Divine Retired Fairfield K9 Passes Away A beloved retired Fairfield K9 has passed away, according to the police department. K9 Kargo recently retired after seven years of service with his partner, Officer John Divine. Kargo was an incredible partner and quickly became a staple in the Fairfield Police Department. Kargo helped apprehend more than 50 dangerous …

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K9 Cuba – Boston, Massachusetts

Died 11/17/16 Handler – Officer Lissette Garcia Boston Police Mourn Death Of Retired K9 Officer Boston police are remembering one of their own – a retired K9 officer whose death was announced Thursday. Cuba was a 9-year veteran of the force and trained in narcotics, the department Cuba who was trained in narcotics and spent his entire career in the …

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K9 Jardo – Boise, Idaho

Died 11/16/16 Handler – Officer Shane Williams Boise Police K-9 Jardo dies days after shooting A Boise police K-9 named Jardo shot Friday during a manhunt on the Central Rim has died. Jardo, a six-year-old Belgian Malinois, was taken to WestVet Emergency and Specialty Center Friday afternoon with a gunshot wound to his chest. He underwent major surgery, and lost …

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K9 Mali – Kershaw County, South Carolina

Died – 11/16/16 Handler – Deputy Justin Spivey Rare condition takes life of Kershaw Co. K-9 officer Three months after surgery to fight a rare intestinal disorder, a Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office K-9 officer has lost her battle. In May 2016 a deputy who was the K-9 handler for Mali, a German Shepard trained in the detection of illegal narcotics, …

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K9 JESY – Hancock County, Ohio

Died – 11/12/16 Handler – Lt. Chuck Stanley Retired Hancock County K-9 dies A longtime and recently-retired member of the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department K-9 Unit has died. Jesy, a German shepherd once assigned to sheriff’s Lt. Chuck Stanley, died Saturday morning at home. Stanley said that he was Jesy’s handler from January 2008 until both of them retired in …

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K9 Franklyn – Coos County, Oregon

Died 11/10/16 Handler – Edward Makaruk Franklyn the blood hound dies Dog helped solve local murders, find missing persons, and even missing cars Franklyn the bloodhound took his last trail home Nov. 10. His trainer, Edward Makaruk, remembered him this week as he prepares to bury Franklyn’s ashes. Franklyn not only worked for the Coos County Sheriff’s Office, California Oregon …

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K9 Bandit – Sacramento, California

Died – 11/9/16 Handler – Officer Gary Dahl Retired Sacramento K-9 dies Retired K-9, Bandit, has passed away, according to the West Sacramento K-9 Association. This is the second Sacramento Police K-9 death in two days, following the death of Bodie. Bandit worked with his partner Officer Gary Dahl in Sacramento for many years and also assisted in canine teams …

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