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 Kash – Toronto, Canada

Died – 9/2/17 Handler – Const. Matthew Butt Toronto police dog dies after finding firearm A dog that served with the Toronto police for seven years died following a police operation Saturday night. Toronto police Const. Allyson Douglas-Cook said Kash, a German shepherd, and his handler, Const. Matthew Butt, were responding to a call about a person with a gun …

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K9 Jeru – Queensland, Australia

Died 9/2/17 Police dog killed during training exercise Queensland police have lost one of their finest serving four-legged members during a training exercise south of Brisbane last night. Serving Police Dog (PD) Jeru died after being hit by a car while training in an alleyway off the Pacific Motorway Service Rd, Springwood at about 9.15pm. Police said Jeru had just …

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K9 Hunter – Middletown, Connecticut

Died 9/1/17 Handler – Officer Michael D’Aresta AGENCY SAYING GOODBYE TO K9 OFFICER An emotional photo of a Connecticut police department saying goodbye to a K9 officer is pulling on hearts across the country. Officer Michael D’Aresta’s K9 partner, Hunter, had been ill for the past several days. Officer Michael D’Aresta unfortunately had to make the toughest decision any K9 …

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K9 Hunter – Troop D, Connecticut

Died – 8/1/17 State Police mourn the passing of K9 Losing a furry best friend is never easy, and it’s harder when you work with them for 7 years and they do amazing work alongside you. State Police say that K9 Hunter who was assigned to Troop D, Trooper Poplawski back in 2007 has passed away. Hunter had retired in …

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K9 Buddy – University of North Carolina

Died – 8/29/17 ‘BIG PAW PRINTS TO FILL:’ FORMER UNC POLICE DOG DIES The University of North Carolina Police Department announced that former UNC police K9 officer “Buddy” died Tuesday.The police dog served the UNC-Chapel Hill community from 2007 through 2015. “A lot of treasured personalities have walked the hallowed halls at UNC or graced Tar Heel courts and playing …

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K9 Joep – Corona, Calfornia

Died – 8/29/17 Handler – Sergeant Bryan Snow Corona Police Department Honor the Memory of Veteran K9 Joep Canine Joep, a Corona Police Department veteran K9 passed away at the age of fourteen last night. Joep had worked for the Corona Police Department from 2006 with handler Sergeant Bryan Snow, who was an officer at the time. Joep was the …

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K9 Diesel – Craighead County, Arkansas

Died – 8/29/17 Handler – Lt. David Bailey Former K9 Diesel passes away at age 13 The law enforcement community at the Craighead County Detention Center mourns as one of their former beloved K9s passed away Tuesday morning. Belgian Malinois Diesel served the sheriff’s office for eight years. According to Lt. David Bailey, Diesel’s owner and 3rd handler, Diesel was …

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K9 Egon – Benton County, Washington

Handler – Deputy Brett Hansen Benton sheriff’s office bids fond farewell to police dog The Benton County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the loss of one of their own. Deputy Brett Hansen’s former K9 partner Egon was euthanized earlier this week after battling fibrotic myopathy — a degenerative muscle disorder — and heart problems. “I didn’t realize how attached I was …

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K9 Sita – Buffalo, New York

Died – 8/25/17 Handler – Officer M. Baran NFTA Police dog dies The NFTA Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its K9 partners. K9 Sita passed away Friday due to an illness. She had been a member of the department since 2010. Officer M. Baran and K9 Sita were an explosive detection team and assigned to the …

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K9 Dome – Mahwah, New Jersey

Died – 8/23/17 Handler – Officer Robert Rapp Mahwah police mourn passing of longtime K-9 dog A nine-year member of the Mahwah Police Department K-9 Unit, who came to the local force from Czechoslovakia and became an “integral part” of one officer’s family, passed away Wednesday. Dome, a Czech shepherd, died after a brief illness at the age of 11. …

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