Memorials to Fallen K-9s
The F.A.S.T. Co. donates sets of memorial cards to all partners 
 I need your help to inform me of such losses.

Dept. addresses available for those who want to send condolences to officers. See below

In Loving Memory of
December 22, 1999

Handler: Trooper Joseph E. Mosca
Troop E
Florida Highway Patrol

K9 Bud began his career with the Florida Highway Patrol in January, 1988. He was assigned to Trooper Joseph E. Mosca stationed in Troop E, Miami. K9 Bud was assigned to various task force details including the Violent Street Crimes Task Force. His largest drug seizure was 325 kilos of cocaine and 1.8 million dollars in U.S. currency in separate seizures. At one point in his career, K9 Bud was recognized for having the highest apprehension rate for a serving FHP K9. K9 Bud was retired from active service in July, 1999, and passed away from health complications on December 22, 1999.
submitted by Bobby Earls

In Loving Memory of
July 1999

Handler: Officer Nancy Santopadre
Providence Police Department

Farewell to a partner
Bar a five year old German shepherd, who served four years as a member of the Providence Police K-9 unit and assisted in the 1996 apprehension of convicted murderer Gene Travis, died of cancer July 10, 1999.
submitted by Jim Cortina, Dir. CPWDA