Posts Categorized: Capital K9s News and Updates

Finding The Missing

Here’s an opportunity to hear a presentation by MPD K9 Officer Carren Corcoran and Linda Zapata about the use of cadaver dogs in missing person cases and the cold case homicide of Jeanette Zapata, Linda’s mother. All proceeds will go to Team Madison Police. (click images below to enlarge)

K9 Gildon’s Best Cases

Sgt. Jeff Felt recalls his service with Gildon Gildon’s most memorable calls, in my words.  There are far too many to mention, but these are the ones that have stuck with me over the years: Gildon’s first track finding a person at the end.  The call started as a hit and run to a vehicle… Read more »

K-9 sniffs drugs in vehicle stop, police say

A local man was arrested on suspicion of multiple charges including drug possession after a traffic stop for a missing front plate, police said. The Madison Police Department’s West District Community Police Team was responding to citizen complaints about trespassing and possible drug dealing at an apartment complex on the 6700 block of Schroeder Road… Read more »

MPD K9 finds missing 83-year-old man

Madison Police are crediting K9 Josh with finding a missing 83-year-old man. The man’s wife said she awoke early Saturday morning, around 3:15 a.m, and realized that her husband was gone. Her husband has dementia, and she said he can go off on very long walks. She called police, and officers brought in Josh. Josh… Read more »

Sergeant Karen Krahn

Madison police officers said goodbye to one of their own Wednesday, May 22, 2013, as the department held a visitation for Sergeant Karen Krahn. Sergeant Krahn passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 19, 2013, after a lengthy battle with cancer. While she was in hospice, the Madison Police Department (MPD) presented Sergeant Krahn with the department’s first… Read more »