We were happy to provide the Metro Division K-9 Unit with Team Wendy light weight helmets for their safety and comfort. Weighing less than 3 pounds (15 to 25% lighter than the helmets supplied by LAPD), with a platform to mount a camera system, flashlight, oxygen mask or other tool, they are designed to absorb […]
At approximately 10:00 a.m. on January 1, 2016 7 members of the LAPD Metro K9 Platoon and K9 Edo (now retired) developed a plan of action to rescue two hostages who had been shot and were being held by a suspect who was responsible for a series of armed robberies and a homicide. As the […]
K9 Cash made his debut today at the Elysian Park Academy, for the SWAT Officer John Kent event.
The LAPD Explosives Detection Canine Section is pleased to welcome aboard four new K9 teams to the family.
K9 Handler Al Governale and K9 Aron were recognized for their transition from the training field to Limited Certification, on Law Enforcement Appreciation Day at Dodgers Stadium. Good job guys! #LAPDK9 @lapdk9
K9 Poker searched for and located an outstanding armed suspect, within a perimeter. OUTSTANDING find.
K9 Achal and K9 Max are enjoying Fleet Week.
“Shots Fired, Officer Needs Help” went out over the police radio band in summer 2017, and the Metropolitan Division K-9 Platoon of the Los Angeles Police Department responded immediately. Officers conducting a parole compliance check had been fired at by a suspect hiding behind a metal security door. Exchanging gunfire with multiple officers, the suspect […]