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 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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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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K9 Figo – Bardstown, Kentucky

Died 5/23/17 Handler – Officer Jason Ellis Dog who appeared to mourn fallen police officer Jason Ellis has died Four years after his partner was killed in the line of duty, police dog Figo has died as well. Figo was the partner of Officer Jason Ellis, 33, who died after being shot multiple times at an exit off Bluegrass Parkway …

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K9 Rony – Nashua, New Hampshire

Handler – Officer Todd Moriarty Nashua Police Mourn K-9 Nashua police are mourning Rony, a retired K-9. Rony was paired with former Nashua police Officer Todd Moriarty. Rony was a member of a SWAT squad. Rony participated in many arrests, including one in 2010 when police said the dog detected oxycodone in a vehicle.

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K9 Chalet – Coweta, Oklahoma

Died – 5/22/17 Handler – Officer Zach Livingston, Sgt. Doug Black, Officer Matthew Pinson, Officer Cody Wyatt, & Officer Charlie Burke To honor for service: Flag ceremony remembers former Coweta Police canine officer Coweta Canine Officer “Chalet” was remembered at a solemn flag lowering ceremony Tuesday, May 23 at the Coweta Police Department, where he served faithfully in office from …

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