Charlotte County K-9 unit dog has success finding missing-endangered people

A hero stepped into action to help find a missing man in distress. A special K-9 unit dog made a name for himself on the force at Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office after he successfully located multiple missing people over the past few months. Among those recently, Copper, the CCSO K-9 unit dog, helped to save […]

Nonprofit provides safety vests for K-9 unit dogs in Charlotte County

K-9 dogs are getting a boost with some help from those who used to serve alongside them. Officers who used to work with K-9 dogs are coming together to protect them. Retired Law Enforcement Officers of Southwest Florida is a nonprofit run by retired officers from all across the United States. While their careers have […]

Retired Cape Coral K-9 dies of lymphoma

Cape Coral police are mourning the loss of a K-9 who was a member of the department for seven years. K-9 Kevin, a.k.a. Kevlar, died Sunday, a year after being diagnosed with lymphoma, the department said. Kevin was born Jan. 3, 2008, and joined the CCPD in May 2009. His partner, Officer Aponte, trained the […]