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 »
Posts Categorized: Capital K9s News and Updates
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 »
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 »
Officer Wilson’s report of a recent track by his K9 partner Boris: “My K9 Partner Boris and I responded to assist a Wisconsin State Trooper on a traffic stop. The driver fled from the scene prior to our arrival. As units flowed into the area, they set up a perimeter. I responded to the stop… Read more »
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 »
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.
Since 2009, David Wood, owner of Applewood Self Storage, has donated to the Madison Police Department K9 Unit a valuable training tool.
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)
Capital K9s wishes to extend a very special “Thank You” to Artist Birgit Bach for designing the logo for our new MPD merchandise apparel. We appreciate the many hours she spent drawing the portrait of the dog and for incorporating Chief Koval’s motto into the design. Birgit specializes in hand drawn “Pet Portraits”. To view… Read more »
Lab Aided at Pool by Dog Paddle Volunteers/Off-Duty Police Officers Lab aided: Two of Madison’s finest – Police Officer Jordan Ebner and Police Officer Micaela Magsamen – witnessed Bailey struggling in the deep end of the pool at Dog Paddle 2014. They pulled this lovable lab from the water and stayed with Bailey until the… Read more »