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 Iko – Windsor, Connecticut

Died – 5/22/17 Handler – Officer Steve Vesco It is with a heavy heart that CPWDA announces that Officer Steve Vesco’s K9 partner Iko of the Windsor Police Department was euthanized at approximately 10:30 a.m. today at the age of 9. Recently on February 14, just two days before retirement, Vesco let Iko let out of the car to stretch …

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K9 Brady – Kennesaw, Georgia

Died – 5/18/17 Handler – Officer Morton Force mourns retired K9 “Brady” after having to put him down The Kennesaw Police department lost one of their own yesterday after K9 Brady succumbed to medical issues and had to be put down. The 12-year-old police dog retired in 2013 after seven years of active duty.The department says of K9 Brady, K9 …

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K9 Rockne – Grand Island, Nebraska

Died 5/15/17 Police Department announces death of service dog Rockne The Grand Island Police Department announced the death of police service dog Rockne on Tuesday morning. The male Dutch shepherd was 4 years old and had served the Police Department since 2016. Rockne, who had suffered from kidney-related illness, was euthanized on Monday night “to avoid further suffering and in …

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K9 Fly – Lake Wales, Florida

Handler – Officer Coppedge Lake Wales K9 officer passes away at age 10 The Lake Wales Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its K9 officers. According to the department, 10-year-old K9 Fly was laid to rest earlier this month after dying from an illness. Fly served the department for more than six years with his partner, Officer …

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K9 Koda – Post Falls, Idaho

Died – 5/16/17 Handler – Officer Bowne Post Falls Police Department’s first K9 dies Post Falls Police announced Tuesday that one of their retired police K9s has passed away. K9 Koda was the department’s first K9 and he started in late 2009. Officials said he came to work when he was 2-years-old and retired in 2015 after spending six years …

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K9 Bear – Casper, Wyoming

Died – 5/15/17 1st Handler – Lt. Shane Chaney 2nd Handler – Detective Shannon Daley Retired Casper Police Dog Passes Away A police dog who served with the Casper Police Department for nearly a decade before retiring in 2015 passed away Monday morning. K9 Bear started with the department in 2006. He was first handled by Lt. Shane Chaney. Detective …

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K9 Blade – Edina, Minnesota

Died – 5/15/17 Handler – Officer Jason Behr Edina K9 Blade dies from cancer A beloved K9 with the Edina Police Department has died, after being diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer. The K9, named Blade, died Monday, May 15 after working with his partner Officer Jason Behr for more than seven years. Blade was born in Slovakia and …

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K9 Sabre – South Portland, Maine

Died – 5/14/17 Handler – Officer Kevin Webster South Portland police mourn loss of K-9 officer The South Portland Police Department is mourning the unexpected loss of a K-9 officer. “Sabre” was rushed to an emergency vet Sunday while off duty, and they had to put him down. He had been with the department since 2011, and had a number …

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K9 Pedro – Broward, Florida

Died – 5/14/17 Handler – Sgt. Ian Sklar Broward Sheriff’s Office K-9 mistaken for coyote and fatally shot Pedro the police dog met an untimely off-duty death when he was mistaken for a coyote, shot and killed. Pedro lived with Broward sheriff’s Sgt. Ian Sklar in Parkland. The dog got out of Sklar’s fenced-in yard while running after an animal, …

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K9 Freckles – Okaloossa County, Florida

Died 5/11/17 K9 Officer Freckles Dies on Duty The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office says a K-9 officer working to help track down a wanted man has died. The dog was called “Freckles” and worked with officers out of the Okaloossa Correctional Institution. Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office said “she was a great dog with a great nose who set the bar …

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