Green Madison is an effort to reduce energy consumption in the City of Madison. In its first round of an online sustainability game, Cool Choices, concluded in late November achieved cost savings, energy reductions and special recognitions for participants. The online game is part of Green Madison’s city-wide effort to reduce energy consumption and… Read more »
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Thanks for your support of Capital K9s! AppleWood Self Storage provides storage and training opportunities. Training at his two facilities involves hiding drugs in empty storage units. According to the Madison Police Department, the dogs search for these illegal substances by attempting to detect their odor through closed doors. “The problem of storage units being used for… Read more »
This report was compiled by Sgt. Chris Boyd of the Madison Police Department K9 Unit. The photos in the slideshow below are from the MPD K9 Unit training conducted on June 29, 2015. “Our K9 Unit along with Oregon PD K9 and Green County K9 worked with a Brownie troop of 8 girls to better train… Read more »
Mounds Pet Food Warehouse will sponsor Dog Fest at Angell Park in Sun Prairie on June 14, 2015. Once again, Capital K9s will participate at this delightful event. Click here for more information. Officers of the Madison Police Department K9 Unit will demonstrate apprehension techniques. A special treat is to have your photo taken, along… Read more »
Save the Date! Mark your calendar for the 9th annual Dog Paddle on Sunday, September 13, 2015, at Goodman Pool. This is our signature event and our biggest fundraiser! Click this link for a sneak preview. Learn more about Capital K9s.
K9 Johnny’s Retirement Party On February 17, 2015, K9 Johnny celebrated his retirement from the Madison Police Department with his friends. Chief of Police Michael Koval praised K9 Johnny for his 10 years of dedicated service. Sgt Chris Boyd recognized both Police Officer Jim Donnell and K9 Johnny for their contributions to safeguard the citizens… Read more »
K9 Johnny Retires On Tuesday, February 17, 2015, K9 Johnny retired from the Madison Police Department. A media event took place at the police department’s training facility on that day.
Madison Police Officer Jim Donnell and K9 Krahnie tracked down a bank robber today. The armed robbery occurred at the Anchor Bank located in Monona at 6501 Monona Dr. at 8:34am. A witness saw the robber run across the Beltline. K9 Krahnie was started in the area the suspect was last seen. The team tracked… Read more »
TheCarlsonCompany (click link to watch video) Capital K9s and the Madison Police K9 Unit would like to thank local businessman Chris Carlson of The Carlson Company for providing a training site for our dogs and a home-cooked meal for their handlers at a recent team training! Check out this video of Officer McKenzie and K9… Read more »
Madison Police Officer Teresa McKenzie and K9 Josh assisted Maple Bluff Police with a vehicle sniff in early-January. K9 Josh’s positive alert led to the seizure of 31 grams of crystal methamphetamine, 10 ecstasy pills and various drug paraphernalia, most of which was found concealed in the engine compartment. Maple Bluff Police later executed… Read more »