(CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio) -- The firing of an Ohio K-9 officer was not due to him siccing his police dog on an unarmed Black truck driver who surrendered with his hands up following a highway chase, according records officials released to ABC News.The reason former... Read More.
(CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio) -- An Ohio K-9 officer has been fired after an investigation into why his police dog attacked a Black truck driver who was on his knees with his hands up following a highway chase, officials said Wednesday.Circleville, Ohio, K-9 Officer Ryan Speakman's termination... Read More.
(CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio) -- An Ohio K-9 officer has been put on administrative leave, and his dog placed in a kennel, following an incident this month in which the animal was captured on body-camera footage attacking a truck driver as he was surrendering to state... Read More.
(HOUSTON) -- A 4-year-old police K-9 named Aron with one-and-a-half years of experience on the force has died from heat exhaustion after being left in an air-conditioned patrol car that unexpectedly shut off when the officer was away from the vehicle.The incident occurred on... Read More.
BROOKVILLE — The Pine Creek K-9 Search Unit of Jefferson County serves the local community by assisting other agencies in locating lost or missing persons.The Pine Creek K-9 Search Unit is the Priority First Federal Credit Union Community Spotlight Cares Advertising Grant recipient for... Read More.
A K-9 in North Carolina helped locate a missing teenage boy who had run away from home earlier this month.Maverick, a 2-year-old English Labrador retriever, who is trained in tracking, quickly sought out the child in a wooded area in Union County, North Carolina,... Read More.