The F.A.S.T. Co. donates sets of memorial cards to all partners
I need your help to inform me of such losses.
Loving Memory of
Tohono O'odham Police
Department, Officer Ed Perez of the Tohono O'odham Police
lost his partner, Yari. While Officer Perez had his
vehicle sitting in the parking lot of their station, the
Yari has been with the K9 unit since 2000. Among
his many achievements were first place narcotics
detection 2001 Tucson area K-9 trials. His largest
marijuana load was 1800 lbs., the smallest amount found
was one seed under the rear seat of a vehicle. Yari had
detected over 20,000 lbs. of marijuana on traffic stops.
Within the last month, yari had 3 marijuana loads and an
alert on a false bed for Border patrol that yielded 571
lbs. of cocaine. Yari also had eight patrol
apprehensions. He was an asset to the Tohono O'odham PD
K9 Unit and will be missed by Officer Perez, his family
and the K9 unit.