police dog

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police dog:

see German shepherdGerman shepherd,
breed of large, muscular working dog perfected in Germany at the turn of the 20th cent. It stands about 25 in. (64 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs from 60 to 85 lb (27.2–38.5 kg).
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police dog

a dog, often an Alsatian, trained to help the police, as in tracking
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Police K9s assist their handlers in anything from narcotic searches to tracking, building searches, area searches, arrests and article finds.
Year-round, Ventura Vintage Rods helps raise money to donate to local charities, such as Oxnard Police K9 Unit, Oxnard Fire Explorers, Turning Point Foundation, Catholic Charities Ventura and local food banks.
The Sturbridge Police were assisted by members of the Massachusetts State Police K9 Unit as well as troopers from the state police barracks in Sturbridge.
The police K9 dogs squad was among the major crowd pullers, It showcased how police dogs make searches and arrests of suspects and criminals and how they detect drugs and explosives, Major Ahmed Adel Maamari, head of the K9 security inspections, said.
Palmdale deputies asked for the assistance of Lancaster deputies, the sheriff's Special Enforcement Bureau, or SWAT team, and police K9 units and surrounded the hotel.
The vehicle was found stopped at the Riverwood Mobile Home Park on River Drive in Creswell, and a Springfield police K9 dog was dispatched to the scene.
This will encompass marked patrol vehicles, marked police command vehicles, marked police K9
The West Boylston Police Department was assisted by Worcester Police, Boylston Police, the Worcester County Sheriff's Department K9 Unit and the state police K9 and Air Wing units.
Saturday's festivities at Valle Lindo Park included the planting of three trees, demonstrations of police K9 and horse units, and activities for children.
He then fled on foot, but was found by a police K9 dog, hiding in the garage of "a known associate" of Pruett's, police said.
Drug Enforcement Agency and the Massachusetts State Police K9 Unit, investigated.
Officers, accompanied by a Springfield police K9 unit, served the search warrant at around 9:30 a.