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Fundraiser For Philadelphia Police K-9 Unit To Take Place In Northeast Philadelphia

A fundraiser for the Philadelphia police K-9 unit will take place next Saturday on the grounds of Philadelphia’s only remaining Delaware River estate from the gilded age.

10/18/2014

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Ridley Park Police Welcome Four-legged Member To The Force

Sixteen-month-old Jagr was trained by Excel Canine in Ohio, which specializes in providing dogs for police and security organizations such as the TSA.

10/10/2014

APRIL 11, 2014: Sgt. Zsakhiem James and Officer Zero. (credit: CBS3)

Camden County Police Department To Add More K-9 Officers To Force

Police Chief Scott Thomson says through a combination of grants and corporation donations, the force will be adding five more dogs to the unit for a total of seven.

08/26/2014

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Missing Newark Boy Found By K-9 Team

Officer Corey Best and canine “Diesel” responded to Korda Drive after a nine-year-old boy disappeared.

02/28/2014

Police search marshy area off the Black Horse Pike in Egg Harbor Township on November 7, 2013. (credit: Chopper 3)

Wounded Egg Harbor Township Police Dog Leaves Hospital

A southern New Jersey police dog who was shot and wounded while on the job last week has been released from a veterinary hospital.

11/12/2013

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Therapy Dogs Provide Comfort And Support

Canines have a natural gift to seek out the suffering and do what they do best: comfort and show affection unconditionally. That’s why therapy dogs have been in Boston this week…and Newtown, CT since December.

04/25/2013

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Police Dog, Suspect Shot During Central Pa. Pursuit

Authorities say a police dog has been shot in central Pennsylvania during a pursuit that also led to the suspect’s death.

03/15/2013

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Family Officially Adopts K-9 Partner Of Murdered Plymouth Twp. Officer

When Officer Brad Fox was gunned down and killed, his K9 partner Nick was by his side. Now it is Nick that will be beside Brad’s family for life.

11/12/2012

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18-Month-Old K-9 Dies Of Heat Exhaustion In Patrol Car

Camden police are mourning the loss of their 18-month-old K-9 Serge who died of heat exhaustion in the back of his handler’s patrol car last Thursday.

08/13/2012

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2 Hurt In Egg Harbor Township K-9 Police Cruiser Accident

Two people were injured during an accident involving a police K-9 cruiser and an SUV, Monday evening.

04/23/2012

2 Police Officers, K-9 Injured In Atlantic City Club Owned By Jay-Z

Three men face numerous charges after a brawl at an Atlantic City club left two police officers and a police dog injured.

04/01/2012

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K-9 Remembered For Saving Lives On 9/11

Among the teams responding to ground zero were K-9 units and their handlers. One dog and his partner were dispatched from Philadelphia shortly after the attacks.

09/10/2011

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Pennsylvania Police Officer Suspended 60 Days In K-9’s Death

A western Pennsylvania police officer will remain suspended without pay for 60 days because the police dog he handled died from heat stroke from being left in a hot squad car for nearly four hours.

07/21/2011

New NJ Law Increases Penalties For Criminals That Kill Police Dogs

Police and rescue dogs in New Jersey are now legally more valuable due to a new law that increases the penalties for those who intentionally kill them.

06/26/2011

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New Jersey Police Dog Dies During Training

Officials don’t believe the heat is responsible for the death of a New Jersey police dog.

06/09/2011

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