HEMET: K-9 handler injured in collision while responding to officer’s emergency call for assistance

HEMET: K-9 handler injured in collision while responding to officer’s emergency call for assistance

HEMET – Details are still emerging after the City of Hemet Police Department’s newest K-9 handler was involved in a minor injury traffic collision Friday evening, April 28. The officer was injured while responding to another officer’s emergency call for assistance. The officer who called for priority assistance was struggling to apprehend a combative subject […]

NUEVO: K-9 helps take down combative man during brief, but violent struggle

NUEVO: K-9 helps take down combative man during brief, but violent struggle

NUEVO – Details are still emerging, but two people were arrested with assistance from a sheriff’s K-9 during a brief, but violent struggle after one of the two men resisted arrest Saturday, April 15. The incident happened at a home on 12th and 11th Streets in the unincorporated community of Nuevo. After a brief struggle and […]

4th Annual Paws 4 Law raises funds, awareness of Murrieta Police Department’s K9 division

4th Annual Paws 4 Law raises funds, awareness of Murrieta Police Department’s K9 division

The Paws 4 Law Foundation held its fourth annual fundraising event at Town Square Park in Murrieta on Saturday, Oct. 10. The foundation, formed in 2012 by a group of local residents and business owners, is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to raising awareness and support for the Murrieta Police Department K9 Unit, in […]

Deputy and new canine partner to meet public

JURUPA VALLEY – A Riverside County sheriff’s deputy whose canine partner was gunned down while attempting to apprehend a fugitive in January will be taking his new four-legged partner for a walk Friday to introduce her to the public. K-9 unit Deputy Mark Wallace and “Kyra” have been training together for the last several weeks and are ready to […]