South Florida Police Dog Fired From The ForceHis days as a law enforcer are over. A South Florida police dog with a penchant for biting has been kicked off the force.
Pembroke Pines Police Dog Walking Again After Surgery Shak has spent the last five years going after criminals and sniffing out drugs, but now, the longtime police dog is off-duty, recuperating from surgery and regaining his strength .
Graduation Day For Newly Trained Police BloodhoundsSeveral South Florida law enforcement agencies will soon have some new four-legged officers on the force. Thursday, four bloodhounds and their trainers are graduating from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Bloodhound Academy.
Memorial Service Wednesday For Miami Gardens Police DogThe Miami Gardens Police Department has scheduled a memorial service for a police dog killed in the line of duty.
Man Accused Of Trying To Drown Police DogA Miami Gardens man is facing a host of charges after he allegedly tried to drown a police dog. Around 5:20 a.m. Wednesday, the Broward Sheriff’s Office received a call about a burglary in progress at “The Oaks” condominiums on Stirling Road in Dania Beach.
Supreme Court Limits Drug-Sniffing Dog Usage By PoliceThe United States Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that police must first get a search warrant before bringing drug-sniffing police dogs onto a suspects property.
Court Rules Police Don't Have To Prove Dog Training A Florida Supreme Court ruling that drug sniffing dogs need to have an "exhaustive set of records" to prove they're reliable before their evidence can be used just doesn't pass the smell test, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.
Ex-Police Dog Shot During Burglary Of State Trooper's Home DiesFive days after being shot while protecting his owner's West Palm Beach home, a former police dog succumbed to his injuries.
Missing Miami Beach Police K9 FoundAn all night search of a west Miami-Dade neighborhood for a missing Miami Beach police dog has paid off. Rocko has been found safe and sound.
Cadaver Dog Searches Miramar CanalPolice cadaver dogs are now being used in on-going investigation in Miramar. While police have not said what case they are working on, it’s presumed to be that of missing Miramar mother Vilet Torrez.
Court Ponders If Miami-Dade Drug Dog’s Sniff ConstitutionalThe case of the Miami-Dade police dog closely watched by law enforcement nationwide will have its time in court. The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide whether a the South Florida police dog's sniff outside the front door of a house with a marijuana growing operation is an illegal search.
Missing Sweetwater K9 Gunner FoundGunner, the K9 bloodhound who vanished from his home on Friday, has been found safe and returned to his handler.