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Lomira Police fundraising for K-9 officer

LOMIRA, Wis. (CBS 58) — Lomira Police say in the last ten years their calls for service have increased 100%. Officer Mike Rowe said being located right off of I-41 brings a lot of illegal drugs and weapons through the small town of fewer than 3,000. “Crime has been increasing in our community within the […]

Fresno Police K9 Unit plush dogs

Fresno, CALIF. (KMPH) — They’re back! The Fresno Police Department K9 Unit plush dogs are now available to buy online or in-person. Each plush dog has a police department patch on their vest, and comes with their own badge. Police say the dogs are $20 and all the money goes back to the Fresno Police […]

Bay Minette Police Department sells mini K9

The Bay Minette Police Department will sell limited-edition plush toys to raise money for the K9 units. The stuffed animals are eight inches tall and made to look like BMPD’s K9 officer Harko. Each toy features a badge hanging from its collar and a police vest. The cost of the toy is a $20 donation […]

Oregon City police selling K9’s

OREGON CITY, OR (KPTV) – Normally, it’s not a good idea to try to cuddle with a police dog, but the Oregon City Police Department is giving people a chance to do just that. Officers are selling stuffed animals that are modeled after their own K-9 force. The fluffy dogs don their signature police vests. […]

Yarmouth police selling ‘Nero’ stuffed dogs

YARMOUTH, MASS. (WHDH) – Stuffed animals representing members of the Yarmouth Police Department’s K-9 Unit — including K-9 Nero — went on sale Saturday at the Yarmouth police station as part of an effort to raise money for safety equipment. The 50 toy dogs, designed by Cape Cod Hospital nurse Denis Kalbach, were available for […]

K-9 leaving ‘paw print’

CHATHAM, Ill. (WAND) – Police K-9 “Dagz” is a special part of the Chatham Police Department. Just ask his handler, Jacob Bouldin, who says he’s very close with his partner… to the point where the K-9 is literally “man’s best friend”. “I often joke that I spend more time with him than my wife and my […]