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 Ajo – Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

Died – 7/29/15 Retired K9 Broken Arrow police dog passes away in sleep The Broken Arrow Police Department is mourning the loss of one of their own this week. Police say retired K9 officer, Ajo, passed away in his sleep Wednesday night and was found Thursday morning. BPD says there were no indications that Ajo wasn’t well and that he …

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K9 Watson – Hagerstown, Maryland

Died 7/28/15 Handler – Trooper Douglas Lowry Hagerstown Police Department mourns the passing of K9 Watson Last Tuesday, the Hagerstown Police Department lost one of their own, K9 Watson. For the past five years, Watson and his handler, retired Maryland State Police Corporal Douglas Lowry, volunteered their time to assist the Hagerstown Police Department by tracking missing people, suspects and …

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K9 Neeko – Coos County, Oregon

K9 put down due to complications from back surgery A slew of medical problems is forcing the Coos County Sheriff’s Office to say goodbye to one of its most beloved members — K-9 Neeko. Complications from back surgery have left the sheriff’s office no option but to put down its tracking and patrol apprehension dog. Purchased in 2012 using a …

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K9 Rico – MWD

Died 7/28/15 MWD Rico (H115) Rico’s 12+ year old kidneys were starting to give up on him, and a very difficult decision to euthanize Rico.

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K9 Niko – Fontuna, California

Died – 7/26/15 Fontana Police Department’s youngest K9 dies The Fontana Police Department reported that its youngest K9, Niko, died on July 26 due to an unexpected medical condition. Niko and his handler were responding to a call for service when he dropped to the ground and began having a seizure. Niko was rushed to the hospital, but took his …

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K9 Gunner – Avery County, North Carolina

Died – 7/25/17 Police dog killed by stray dog An Avery County, North Carolina, Sheriff’s Department police dog was killed by a stray dog on Saturday. Deputy Preston Slagle of the Carter County Sheriff’s Department reported he was routine patrol in Roan Mountain at 11:45 a.m. Saturday when he noticed several Avery County patrol cars parked on the side of …

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K9 Rudy – Colorado Springs, Colorado

Died – 7/25/15 Retired CSPD K9, three-time Iraq war vet ‘Rudy’ dies from cancer A retired Colorado Springs police K9 who also served three tours in Iraq succumbed to an aggressive form of cancer Saturday, the department announced. ‘Rudy’ the Belgium Malinois was assigned to Officer Mike Juhl in 2010 and completed 440 hours of basic canine patrol and field …

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K9 Harris – Peterborough, Ontario

Handler – Officer Jeff Chartier Retired police dog Harris dies Retired Peterborough Police dog Harris has died of cancer, the Rotary Club of Peterborough-Kawartha announced Monday. Harris retired at the end of 2011 after seven years of service with the force with handler Jeff Chartier, who is now a traffic sergeant with the force and president of the Peterborough Police …

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K9 Koda – Vacaville, California

Died 7/23/15 Handler – Officer Kelli Gottlieb Line Of Officers Salutes Retired Vacaville Police K9 Before His Final Stop A retired police K9 was given one last honor before he was euthanized Thursday. “Koda” served with the Vacaville Police Department for eight years before retiring. The department says Koda had been battling cancer recently and his health took a turn …

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K9 Arko – Tippecanoe County, Indiana

Died – 7/24/15 Procession honors retired K-9 A sea of blue and red lights could be seen in Lafayette Monday night in honor of an officer who served Tippecanoe County for nearly 9 years. His name was Arko and he was an 11-year-old Belgian Malinois. He served alongside his handler, Tippecanoe County Dep. Donald Miller. Arko was a part of …

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