Monroe County Sheriff’s Office needs your help to re-implement K9 program

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

File photo of K9

4 Fast Facts

  • The sheriff’s office wants to re-implement their K9 program
  • Their last K9 retired in 1996
  • A K9 would be useful with increase in drug trafficking.
  • The department needs $18,000.

MONROE COUNTY, Ind. – The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office needs your help. They’re seeking donations to re-implement their K9 program. The last K9 the department had retired in 1996.

With the increase of drug trafficking and missing person calls, the department is looking to create their own K9 unit again without having to call other agencies.

The department needs $18,000 which will cover training, equipment and a kennel.

According to the sheriff’s office, the K9 handler will be chosen from their current employees.

 

Donations can be mailed to:

Monroe County Sheriff’s Office

Attn: K-9 Donation Fund

301 North College Avenue

Bloomington, IN 47404

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s