All posts tagged canine unit

August 9, 2016, 1 Comment

Edmonton police have laid its first charge against a someone under Quanto’s law, a ground-breaking piece of federal legislation designed to punish criminals who hurt or kill service animals. The Edmonton Police Service […]

“Badass” police dog of Ohio killed in the line of duty; another K9 member stolen with cruiser in Oklahoma

January 11, 2016, No comments

Policing can be tough work. That’s also true for animal members of the service. And, police forces across the United States had a particularly r ...

RCMP police dog hurt chasing car thief in Alberta

November 26, 2015, No comments

A Canadian police service dog was hurt while hunting down a 17-year-old boy, who is now facing 68 criminal charges, mostly related to auto thefts. RCM ...

Police service dog struck and killed by car

May 5, 2015, No comments

Sad news from Saskatchewan. The Saskatoon Police Service is mourning the loss of Matrix, a talented young police service dog killed after being hit by ...