Posts By: Capital K9s

K9 Johnny Retires

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.

Police Officer Teresa McKenzie & K9 Josh assist Maple Bluff Police

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 »

Police Officers and K9s Track Robbers

  On November 18, 2014 the ‘Life is Good’ store located at 514 State Street was robbed at gun point by a masked man at approximately 7:26pm. The suspect had leaned across the counter to get the money. K9 Slim and Police Officer Carren Corcoran responded to the store approximately 45 minutes after the incident…. Read more »

Leadership Change

Change of Command at Capital K9s Effective January 1, 2015, leadership changes will take place at Capital K9s. President Kristen Fuhremann concludes her two-year term of office with Capital K9s. At a recent Capital K9s board of directors meeting, Sergeant Chris Boyd, of the Madison Police Department (MPD), recognized Kristen’s stellar leadership and thanked her… Read more »

Dog Fair 2014

Held at Alliant Energy Center Sunday, November 2 Watch video   At Dog Fair, Capital K9s President Kristen Fuhremann explained how this non-profit organization helps support the Madison Police Department canine unit – fund raising events and through the generous donations of individual citizens and local business.

Thank You to The Carlson Company

The Carlson Company donated time and material The Carlson Company construct the canine agility equipment at the Madison Police Department Training Center. Thanks to Chris Carlson and his crew for building these wonderful canine training tools. Capital K9s salutes this civic-minded business! (click images to enlarge)