K9 Luna – Bismarck, North Dakota

K9 Luna – Bismarck, North Dakota

Died - 12/9/17 Handler - Lt. Chad Fetzer Bismarck Police mourn K-9 Bismarck Police are mourning the loss of a K-9. K-9 Luna had appeared ill earlier this month and became seriously ill on Thursday. That day, she underwent surgery that found
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K9 Max – Lebanon, New Hampshire

K9 Max – Lebanon, New Hampshire

Died - 12/11/17 Handler - Officer Jeremy Perkins Lebanon Police Department says goodbye to K9 Max, who has succumbed to cancer On Dec. 11, 2017, Lebanon Police Department K9 Max succumbed to cancer when he was euthanized after a long and courageous battle.
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K9 Edo – Charlotte County, Florida

K9 Edo – Charlotte County, Florida

Died 12/11/17 Charlotte County Sheriff's missing K-9 found dead could have been hit by car The Charlotte County Sheriff's office has announced that their missing K-9 was found dead on Monday morning. The North Port Police Department says a necropsy has
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K9 Oktane – South Euclid, Ohio

K9 Oktane – South Euclid, Ohio

Died 12/6/17 Handler - Officer Dustin Smoot South Euclid police K9 passes away South Euclid police shared some heartbreaking news on Wednesday: K9 Oktane passed away at around 4 p.m. today. On Tuesday, Oktane’s handler, Officer Dustin Smoot, posted on the department’s Facebook
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K9 Gus – University of Kentucky

K9 Gus – University of Kentucky

Died - 12/6/17 Handler - Lt. McPherson Retired University of Kentucky Police K-9 Gus Passes Away The end-of-watch has been announced for a beloved member of the UK Police Department. K-9 Gus, the department's first narcotic detection dog, passed away Wednesday. According
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K9 Czako – Alleghany, Virgina

K9 Czako – Alleghany, Virgina

Handler - Sgt. Chad Wickline Alleghany Sherriff's Office remembers K9 A police dog is more than just a partner. “He’s with me. We work ten hour shifts, and he’s with me for ten hours," says Sgt. Chad Wickline, of the Alleghany Sherriff’s
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K9 Gwen – Connecticut State Police

K9 Gwen – Connecticut State Police

BELOVED MADISON POLICE DOG GWEN PASSES AWAY She wasn’t the chief and she didn’t drive a squad car, but recently retired police canine Gwen was a loved and respected member of the Madison Police force. After more than a decade of
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K9 Billy – Hillsboro, Oregon

K9 Billy – Hillsboro, Oregon

Died 12/4/17 Handler - Officer Zaugg Hillsboro police dog killed in crash A police dog was killed in a crash in Hillsboro late Monday night. “It’s with great sadness that we share the loss of Hillsboro Police K9 Billy this morning,”
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K9 Fritz – Stonington, Connecticut

K9 Fritz – Stonington, Connecticut

Died - 12/4/17 Handler - Officer Gregory Howard Fritz, Stonington’s first police dog, dies Fritz, the German shepherd who was part of the police department's first K-9 team and retired in 2014, was euthanized Monday night. Fritz, 11, who was teamed up with
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K9 Diezel – UMASS Amherst, Massachusetts

K9 Diezel – UMASS Amherst, Massachusetts

Died 12/4/17 Handler - Liana Varosky CPWDA is sad to announce the passing of Retired K9 Diezel who was handled by Officer Liana Varosky of the Amherst Police Department in Massachusetts. Officer’s Diezel served with Officer Varosky from 2008- 2014 and certified
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K9 Kane – Bell County, Kentucky

K9 Kane – Bell County, Kentucky

Died - 12/3/17 Handler - Deputy James Taulbee K-9 OFFICER DIES DURING SEARCH A Kentucky sheriff’s office says a police dog has been killed in the line of duty. The Bell County Sheriff’s Department said K-9 Officer James Taulbee and his K-9
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K9 Stitch – Chapel Hill, North Carolina

K9 Stitch – Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Died - 11/30/17 Handler - Officer David Funk Chapel Hill police say goodbye to four-pawed partner Stitch The town lost a dedicated officer on Wednesday when police K-9 Stitch died while off duty. Stitch, a Dutch Shepard, Stitch was 3 years old when
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K9 Fury – British Columbia, Canada

K9 Fury – British Columbia, Canada

Handler - Const. Leo Rojas RCMP mourn police dog Fury BC RCMP members are mourning the sudden and unexpected loss of police dog Fury. “It is with sadness that we confirm the sudden loss of Police Service Dog ‘Fury’ who passed away
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K9 Remy – Lakeland, Florida

K9 Remy – Lakeland, Florida

Died 11/28/17 Handler - Officer Back Polk County officers honor K9, diagnosed with cancer, one last time When Lakeland police found out he was diagnosed with cancer, they were heartbroken. Remy’s family made the decision for him to no longer suffer, and
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K9 Primo – East Hartford, Connecticut

K9 Primo – East Hartford, Connecticut

Died 11/27/17 Handler - Officer Todd Mona Retired K9 Primo Passes CPWDA is sad to announce the passing of retired K9 Primo who passed away on 11/27/17 and was handled by Officer Todd Mona of the East Hartford Police Department. K9 Primo retired
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K9 Clover – Bonifay, Florida

K9 Clover – Bonifay, Florida

Died - 11/27/17 Handler - Officer Jody Long A final farewell to K9 Clover Bonifay Police Department bid a final farewell Monday to a retired K9-Unit police service dog. K9 Clover passed away with her handler Officer Jody Long and extended police family
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K9 Justice – York County, South Carolina

K9 Justice – York County, South Carolina

Died - 11/27/17 Handler - Sgt. Randy Gibson Beloved former member of York County Sheriff’s Office dies. A 4-legged dog named Justice When a longtime member of a police department dies, other officers mourn. The York County Sheriff’s Office lost one Monday, after
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K9 Hawk – Rochester, New York

K9 Hawk – Rochester, New York

Died - 11/25/17 Handler - Officer Tim Waterman Rochester police's K9 Hawk dies A Rochester Police Department K9 died from natural causes Saturday. K9 Hawk, a 10-year-old German Sheppard, worked with his handler, Officer Tim Waterman, in the Special Operations Section K9 Unit.
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K9 Camo – Indiana State Police

K9 Camo – Indiana State Police

Died - 11/24/17 Handler - Master Trooper Greg Magee Indiana State Police mourns the loss of retired canine 'Camo' On Friday morning, Camo was euthanized after a lengthy battle with Degenerative Myelopathy. "I am deeply saddened by the death of Camo, he was
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K9 Dasty – Boise, Idaho

K9 Dasty – Boise, Idaho

Died 11/24/17 Handler - Officer Whipps Boise Police K9 dies after battle with cancer After a short battle with cancer, Boise Police Department K9 officer Dasty has passed away. The black and tan German Shepherd served as an explosives detection K9 at the
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K9 Hunter – Dane County, Wisconsin

Died – Handler – Deputy Jay O’Neil Retired K-9 Hunter passes away after brief illness The Dane County Sheriff’s Office says it has lost one of its retired K-9 deputies. K-9 Hunter passed away after a brief illness, deputies say. After more than 26 years, Deputy Jay O’Neil retired in December. His partner, K-9 Hunter, retired at that time as …

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K9 Lux – Garfield County, Oklahoma

Died – 3/11/17 1st Handler – Sgt. Darin Morgan 2nd Handler – Deputy Darryl Beebe Garfield County Sheriff’s Office announces the passing of Retired K-9 Lux Garfield County Sheriff’s Office lost retired K-9 Officer Lux on Saturday. “Garfield County Sheriff’s Department regrets to announce the passing of retired K-9 Lux, today at 1000 hours,” Sheriff Jerry Niles said. “K-9 Lux …

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K9 Max – Clackamas County, Oregon

Died 3/11/17 1ST hANDLER – Sgt. Jason Nall 2ND hANDLER – Deputy Erik McGlothin K9 Max mourned by Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office retired K9 deputy Max died on March 11 after succumbing to complications from brain cancer. Max was a Belgian Malanois born on Jan. 28, 2006 in the Netherlands. He began his service with CCSO …

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K9 Rico – Portland, Oregon

Died – 3/9/17 Handler – Officer Jeff Dorn K-9 dies after surgery, 2nd loss for human partner Dorn’s last K-9 partner was killed in the line of duty in 2014 The Portland Police Department lost one of its K-9 officers this week after he experienced complications from surgery. Rico, a 3-year-old German Shepherd, was euthanized Thursday night. Rico was born …

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K9 Odie – Hillsboro, Oregon

Died – 3/9/17 Handler – Officer Denise Lemen-Sipp Hillsboro police K-9 Odie euthanized after battle with cancer Hillsboro Police Department personnel said farewell to one of their own last night. HPD K9 Odie passed away March 9 after his handler, Officer Denise Lemen-Sipp, discovered her longtime partner had developed cancer. “For a working dog, Odie lasted a long time,” HPD …

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K9 Bodza – MWD – U.S. Air Force

Handler – Kyle Smith Soldier drapes American flag over military dog partner’s body after he is put down “Through better or worse.” That was the motto of a U.S. Air Force soldier when he held his beloved German shepherd that served alongside him until the very end. Bodza, an 11-year-old military working dog, was put down last week due to …

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K9 Eddie – Alsip, Illinois

Died – 3/7/17 Handler – Officer Chad Rezny Alsip Police Department’s K9 Eddie Crosses the Rainbow Bridge Four days after he tracked down a would-be armed robber, the Alsip Police Department said goodbye to K-9 Officer Eddie. Alsip police said Eddie was instrumental in tracking down an armed man after he robbed a gas station last Saturday night. The police …

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K9 Keno – State College, Pennsylvania

Died – 3/6/17 Handler – Officer Kris Hopkins State College police K9 Keno passes away in his home The last police dog for the State College Police Department passed away Monday. The German Shepard began his career in May 2008 in Happy Valley and retired in September 2013 with his handler Kris Hopkins, according to a release from Hopkins, who …

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K9 Jax – Milpitas, California

Died – 3/6/17 Handler – Officer Ryon Lawson Milpitas Police K9 Jax Dies It is with great sorrow that the Milpitas Police Department announces the unexpected passing of one of our own, K9 Jax. On March 6, 2017, K9 Jax was taken to an emergency veterinary clinic due to an unforeseen medical condition. Jax was immediately taken into surgery but …

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K9 Kilo – Saginaw, Michigan

Died – 3/5/17 Handler – Detective Jeff Wenzell Retired Saginaw police dog Kilo remembered as energetic companion The bond between a police dog and his handler is something few understand, something more than the relationship between owner and pet. The pair lives together, hits the beat together and trusts one another in dangerous situations. It’s that 24/7 relationship, said Jodi …

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