Category Archives: Police Dogs In Action

WATCH PD ‘Eva’ & Her Human Colleagues Attempt The Police Dog ‘Push Up Challenge’

There is a new craze sweeping the social media accounts of police forces around the world and it involves police officers (BEFORE THEY START THEIR SHIFTS) trying out a bit of physical training with their four-legged-companions. In the video below, officers from Surrey Police can be seen giving the challenge a valiant attempt. The post shared on the Reigate &

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Police Dog Who Caught A Burglar On His First Shift Sadly Passes Away

A dog handler has paid tribute to his retired K9 after the crime-fighting pooch sadly passed away this week – more than 15 years after the pair met. PD Buster was just eight-weeks-old when he was taken on by dog handler Dave Heywood as Northumbria Police’s newest intake of pups in 2004. The German Shepherd was the only one out

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WATCH: Ever Wondered Where The Term ‘Furry Missile’ Comes From?

There are many different endearing names which are given by police officers to police dogs. ‘Land sharks’, ‘furry exocet’ and ‘furry missile’ to name a few. But if you have ever wondered why police dogs are sometimes compared with super-sonic missiles, then this short video will show exactly why! The video below was shared by @DC_PoliceDogs on twitter and shows

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Male Charged After Injuring Police Dog

Essex Police have confirmed that a 28-year-old man from Colchester has been charged with causing unnecessary suffering to a protected animal and possession of cannabis. The news of the charge comes after police confirmed that they attended an incident in Blackthorn Avenue, Colchester on January 23 during which one of their police dogs was injured. Niall Martin, 28 from Stalin

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WATCH: How You Find Your Lost Keys When You Are A Police Dog Handler

One of the many ‘perks’ of being a police dog handler, is that your four-legged-companion can call upon their various canine-specific skills at any time in any situation. A prime example of this is when you are out walking your ‘land shark’ (in this case a German Shepherd cross Malinois) and you end up losing your keys in a field.

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WATCH: Police Dog ‘Neon’ Finds Suspect Who Rammed Police Car

West Midlands Police has released body-worn camera footage of the moment PD ‘Neon’ found a suspect who had sought refuge from the dog’s keen nose in a toilet somewhere in Coventry. However, the suspects attempt at trying to throw PD Neon ‘off the scent’ failed after he managed to track him down. The suspect was wanted by the police after

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