Police dog killed by suspect

elaine | December 1, 2010

Officials say a New Jersey police dog was killed when the suspect he was apprehending threw the dog into traffic.
Gloucester Township Police Chief Harry Earle said that the 3-year-old German Shepherd named Schultz, was released by an officer when the suspect in a restaurant robbery was spotted.
Earle says the dog began to make the apprehension when [...]

SWAT team feeling the heat after shooting dogs and not finding drugs

elaine | May 6, 2010

The shooting death a dog by a SWAT team drug raid in Columbia, MO has caused a huge controversy. So much so it brought changes in Columbia police department policy and even threats to the officers’ lives. While I don’t condone the threats, I do think that it deserves a close look.
Columbia Mayor Bob McDavid and [...]