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  • Video: Black Clad Man Punches A Police Officer – K-9 Comes Out Of The Back Door And Serves Him Instant Justice

    02/13/2021 8:32:00 AM PST · by USA Conservative · 61 replies
    Conservative US ^ | 02.13.2021 | Kathy Sullivan
    New York police K9 was filmed taking down a suspect after the man punched a police officer in the face on Friday. Randy Martinez, a 23-year-old man who lives in Newburgh, said he was leaving his house with a friend when a man, identified as Tony Mann, 31, wandered onto his driveway and threatened him with a knife. “I rolled down the window and was going to tell him he can’t be on my property, and then he takes out his knife, and I’m just like, ‘Oh, God, no. What’s going to happen?’” Martinez said he called police because he...
  • ‘The Best Job A Dog Can Have’: Oregon’s Antipoaching K9, Buck

    08/07/2020 10:42:46 AM PDT · by w1n1 · 2 replies
    Am Shooting Journal ^ | 8/7/20 | O Dfw
    Fresh snow had just melted and the scent trail was more than a day old when a yellow Labrador Retriever named Buck went in search of evidence linked to an elk that had been poached on March 19, near Cottage Grove. Time- and snow- work against tracking dogs. Still, Buck was hot on the scent of gunpowder and shell casings. He found casings, also known as brass, among grass and twigs, invisible to the human eye. Three times Buck signaled his handler, Oregon State Police Fish and Wildlife Senior Trooper Josh Wolcott. Finding three casings confirmed the story OSP...
  • Hide And Seek Heroes – SAR Guru Trace Sargent

    08/03/2020 9:42:13 AM PDT · by w1n1 · 3 replies
    Am Shooting Journal ^ | 8/3/20 | T Whitlock
    Looks can be profoundly deceiving. At first glance, Tracy "Trace" Sargent could easily be a high-powered corporate CEO or lead a marketing firm. This petite Georgia blond with a commanding presence and the charisma and intellect to match, looks like she would fit elegantly at the head of a boardroom. You certainly don't envision this refined, vibrant woman with a sweet Southern drawl to be out enthusiastically hunting lost persons, getting dirty, crawling through rubble, or chasing down fugitives by moonlight. Yet that is exactly what she has been doing with her K9 partners for over 20 years, gracefully shattering...
  • New Sculpture Pays Tribute to Military Working Dogs

    03/03/2020 7:35:02 AM PST · by COBOL2Java · 16 replies
    Working Dog Magazine ^ | 3 March 2020 | Olivia Vermane
    “My Hero, My Friend,” a tribute to military working dogs sculptor Susan Norris. (Photo by Susan Norris) Sculptor Susan Norris has a long history of touching the hearts of others through her art, but recently, she took on a new project — one involving man’s best friend in everyday life, but perhaps even more so on the battlefield. Titled “My Hero, My Friend,” Norris’ newest statue is a life-size bronze sculpture of a military working dog wearing a Purple Heart, mourning the loss of its two-legged companion. “I’ve always had an affection for animals, but the bond between a military...
  • After serving 10 years in prison, a former PGPD cop is seeking a presidential pardon

    02/13/2020 1:48:35 PM PST · by Abby4116 · 94 replies
    Fox45News ^ | 02/12/2020 | Brad Bell
    PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. (ABC7) — Stephanie Mohr’s life changed forever 25 years ago. As a young Prince George’s County Police K9 Officer, she and her partner, Valk, were asked to assist on a breaking and entering call in Takoma Park, Maryland.....Now nearly a decade after her release, she is asking for a presidential pardon
  • K-9 bites cow, SC deputy tases K-9, cow kicks deputy

    01/23/2020 5:04:26 PM PST · by Gamecock · 53 replies
    WSPA ^ | 1/22/2020 | Chase Laudenslager
    GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCBD) – A deputy in Georgetown County was forced to use a taser on his own K-9 on Wednesday afternoon. According to the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy responded to the scene of a reported burglary around 4:00 p.m. A cow near the scene distracted the dog which led to the dog biting the cow. To deescalate the situation, the deputy tased the dog. The cow was spooked and “struck the deputy and the property owner,” resulting in minor injuries, according to GCSO. The sheriff’s office said that the burglary call “proved to be unfounded.”
  • Rory's World - Joseph Blanchard - Catnip Cape

    01/16/2020 11:41:57 AM PST · by mairdie · 6 replies
    The world of Rory, a five year old Havanese, to Joseph Blanchard's "Catnip Cape." They take our hearts for a reason. And let's not forget to make our opinion of the Dems' disgraceful actions known. Trump Impeachment Memes - Hit Me With Your Best Shot - Pat Benetar
  • Trump to welcome military working dog Conan to White House

    10/31/2019 1:13:37 AM PDT · by Libloather · 65 replies
    Boston ^ | 10/30/19
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Every dog has his day, just not at the White House. President Donald Trump tweets that the military working dog injured in the raid last weekend that killed the Islamic State leader will leave the Middle East for the White House sometime next week. And the president appears to have declassified the dog’s name: Conan. That had remained a military secret because of the classified nature of the mission in which Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi died. **SNIP** Conan was hurt after being exposed to live electrical cables but has returned to active duty, the Pentagon said Wednesday. Gen....
  • California Police Dog Dies of Heat-Related Illness After Being Left in Handler’s Car

    08/24/2019 9:05:10 AM PDT · by Steve1999 · 33 replies
    The Epoch Times ^ | 08-24-19 | MIMI NGUYEN LY
    A police dog in Long Beach, California, was found dead after having been left inside his handler’s car, police said on Aug. 23. The K-9 officer of Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) was found on Aug. 14 in the afternoon by his handler. The dog, whose name is Ozzy, was 6 years old.“The #LBPD is extremely saddened to announce the death of K-9 Ozzy,” police announced on Friday.“At the time, Ozzy & his handler were both off-duty and Ozzy was inside the officer’s department issued K-9 vehicle. The death was immediately reported to the LBPD and a review into the...
  • Classic K-9 take-down. Truly wonderful footage.

    06/14/2019 12:55:30 PM PDT · by RevelationDavid · 14 replies
    Great live action video of search and for the day. Video shows K-9 dog bite during arrest The Greenville County Sheriff's Office released video Wednesday from an April incident in which a suspect was bitten by a K-9 police dog. On April 28, 2019, deputies responded to a residence on Columbia Avenue while attempting to locate Kevin Leroy Scott White, a suspect wanted out of Florida for violation of probation. The video was released as part of a critical incident briefing provided by the Sheriff's Office. Sheriff's Office spokesman Lt. Ryan Flood opens the video with an explanation of...
  • A Hero Again: DeKalb K-9 Indi Helps Nab Suspected Cop Killer

    12/15/2018 12:07:04 PM PST · by Cecily · 27 replies
    A four-legged officer not only helped his human colleagues track down a suspected killer, but also took a bullet to the head, DeKalb County police said Friday. The K-9 officer, Indi, is expected to lose an eye as a result of his work on last night’s DeKalb police confrontation that left an officer dead. Despite his severe injuries, it’s possible Indi could eventually return to duty, Chief James Conroy said Friday. “The dog was very helpful in apprehending and locating the subject in this case,” Conroy said. That subject, Brandon Taylor, is accused of running from Officer Edgar Flores and...
  • Robbery suspects exchange fire with VB police, get taken down by K9

    10/12/2018 12:03:08 PM PDT · by csvset · 18 replies
    WAVY tv ^ | 12 OCT 2018 | Wav6 web staff
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) -- Two robbery suspects exchanged gunfire with Virginia Beach police late Thursday night before being taken into custody with the help of K9 officers. The robbery happened just before 11:20 p.m. at a 7-Eleven in the 1700 block of S. Independence Boulevard, according to police. Officers caught on to this robbery thanks in part to a plan that was developed to address a spree of multi-jurisdictional armed robberies at 7-Eleven stores across Hampton Roads. Members of the 4th Precinct and Special Operations Command were surveilling operations at stores, when officers saw the two masked suspects leaving...
  • Texas K9 cop attacks handler, shot dead by officer in Waco

    10/08/2018 4:53:25 PM PDT · by Daffynition · 48 replies
    NYDailyNews ^ | Oct 05, 2018 | Strm Gifford
    Police officers in Texas had a double dose of Friday drama when they arrived at a home to serve a search warrant and their accompanying K9 dog attacked a cop instead of the perp!
  • Ohio officer forced to shoot K9 partner during attack

    09/02/2018 8:36:45 PM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 104 replies
    Fox News ^ | 09.02.18 | Robert Gearty
    An Ohio officer shot his police dog after it attacked him, leaving him with serious bite wounds, the Columbus Police Department said. Officer Brian Carter underwent surgery at a hospital and K9 Benzi, a 3-year-old Belgian Malinois, was humanely euthanized. Carter was correcting Benzi’s behavior through verbal commands at the department’s K9 office Saturday morning when the dog suddenly turned on him, a Columbus Police spokesperson said in a news release.
  • Trainer who pushed pit bulls for police work indicted for fraud

    09/02/2018 1:02:03 AM PDT · by Norski · 13 replies
    Animals 24-7 ^ | August 25, 2018 | Merritt Clifton
    Animal Farm Foundation funded suspect to boost the image of pit bulls MONTREAL, SAN ANTONIO––The pit bull advocacy organization Animal Farm Foundation, of Bangali, New York, had already had a difficult week, even before a federal grand jury in San Antonio, Texas on August 23, 2018 returned an indictment against Bradley Croft, 46, on eight counts of wire fraud, four counts of aggravated identity theft, and two counts of money laundering. Croft was the trainer whom the Animal Farm Foundation funded from 2013 to 2017 to prepare pit bulls for police work. Were any dogs properly trained? The indictment did...
  • Meet Dallas, the pit bull saved from a Canadian dogfighting ring to get K-9 training

    08/16/2018 10:09:04 PM PDT · by Norski · 23 replies
    MetroUSA ^ | august 13, 2018 | Sam Newhouse
    'Ontario 21' pit bull saved from fighting will get training for K-9 work in Philly area with the Throw Away Dogs Project. By Sam Newhouse Dallas, a pit bull rescued from an Ontario dog-fighting ring, was facing euthanasia but now is entering training as a K-9. A pit bull who has led a precarious life for years – discovered in a massive Canadian dogfighting ring, scheduled for execution by animal welfare authorities and then freed by court order – is now on the way to a very unexpected second act: K-9 police dog training in the Philly area through the...
  • Rapid City officer shoots, kills dog that attacked police K9

    07/26/2018 12:07:33 AM PDT · by Norski · 25 replies
    ksfyABC ^ | July 24, 2018 | staff
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  • Bodycam footage shows police dog wrestling gun away from burglary suspect

    06/22/2018 11:39:35 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 2 replies
    ABC News ^ | June 21, 2018 | JULIA JACOBO
    That's a good boy. A rookie police dog in Florida was seen on body camera footage wrestling a gun away from a burglary suspect who is accused of breaking into his ex-girlfriend's home. The Pensacola Police Department's newest K-9 is being credited with saving the lives of several officers -- as well as the suspect -- after he took a loaded shotgun out of the suspect's hands, the department said in a press release. Just after midnight Thursday morning, when Oliver Hurst, 36, allegedly forced his way into the home and threatened his ex with a gun. After 911 was...
  • Illinois Police Threaten to Kill K-9 Dogs if Marijuana Is Legalized

    05/09/2018 4:52:51 AM PDT · by grundle · 54 replies
    P.J. Media ^ | May 8, 2018 | Tyler O'Neil
    If Illinois legalizes recreational marijuana by ballot measure this November, police may have to "put down" many of the 275 K-9 dogs trained to recognize narcotic substances across the state. Police organizations oppose legalizing marijuana for recreational use, and some marijuana advocates have condemned them for dangling canine death as a political tool. Police agencies invest thousands of dollars and months of training to teach dogs to sniff out and alert officers to the presence of various illegal narcotics, including marijuana, cocaine, heroin, and other drugs. These dogs, affectionately known as K-9 units, are very specialized, and police insist that...
  • 2 suspects arrested in a Phoenix car chase; Police dog dies

    04/19/2018 6:25:30 AM PDT · by InABunkerUnderSF · 22 replies ^ | 4/18/2018
    PHOENIX (AP) — It's still unclear what caused the death of a Phoenix police dog sent into a home to force the surrender of suspect who was the subject of a pursuit. Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton says Bane, a 3-year-old Belgian Malinois, "died protecting his fellow officers and our city."