Keeping K-9’s Cool

MEDOFRD, Ore. — Narc is a three year-old K-9 who has only been on board with Medford Police for a couple of months. He needs to be ready to go at all times, so keeping him cool on a hot day is a priority. “120 down to 75, up to 120, it’s pretty hard on … Continue reading »

Five K-9s Join Search and Rescue

EUGENE, Ore. — The Lane County Sheriff’s Office has some new members who will put their best paws forward with the search and rescue team. Five K-9s are now certified with the Oregon State Sheriff’s Association. They dogs are trained to track missing people and human remains. One dog, Diesel, is still just a puppy, but … Continue reading »

New K-9 Joins Medford Police

MEDFORD, Ore. — A new officer is joining the Medford Police Department from Holland. Barry is a 4-year-old dutch shepherd and he will be the departments new K-9. He will be a patrol canine, meaning he’ll be responsible for tracking down and chasing suspects. Barry will probably work for five years and his training will be constant. … Continue reading »