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K-9 Mikayel has a real time camera strapped to his back. (WBZ-TV)

Newburyport Company Creates Military-Style Technology For K-9 Teams

Modern day military technology has taken right off the battlefield and now it is here at home.

08/04/2014

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Salem Man Arrested After Violent Home Invasion In Wenham

Police have a suspect in custody following a violent home invasion in Wenham late Friday night.

08/02/2014

(Photo courtesy: Braintree Police-Facebook)

Report: Accused Drunk Driver Punched Police Dog

An accused drunk driver is reportedly facing several charges after police say he punched a police dog and spit at first responders.

05/26/2014

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Bomb Sniffing K-9’s Run Boston Marathon Training Drills In Everett

They are friendly, furry and very highly trained. K-9 units drilling this week in Everett hold a key piece of Boston Marathon security in their paws.

04/08/2014

MBTA Officer Brian Burt & K-9 Viktor (WBZ-TV Photo)

Cambridge Man Charged With Tormenting MBTA Police K-9

A Cambridge man is facing charges after police say he taunted one of their K-9s, causing it to injure itself.

02/19/2014

Braintree's K9 unit (Photo courtesy: Braintree Police)

Braintree Police Shuts Down K-9 Unit After Attacks

The Braintree Police Department just disbanded its patrol dog unit entirely after three incidents in recent weeks.

06/07/2012

Police dog wearing bulletproof vest.

Five Mass. Police Departments Receive Grants For K-9 Officers

Five police departments including the State Police just got a big grant with money aimed at helping their four legged officers.

02/16/2012

Two kilos of cocaine recovered during a traffic stop in Raynham on May 19, 2011.

Drug-Sniffing Police K-9 Finds 2 Kilos Of Cocaine During Raynham Traffic Stop

During a traffic stop on Route 24, according to police, a drug-sniffing State Police dog named Hondo uncovered two kilos of cocaine.

05/20/2011

William Monopoli in Dorchester District Court May 9, 2011.

$50k Bail For Driver Arrested In Wild Highway Chase

A man who led State Police on a dangerous high speed chase last week was ordered held on $50,000 bail Monday.

05/09/2011

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K-9 Trainer Demonstrates West Bridgewater Chase Suspect Takedown

Mike Wagreich, owner of K-9 East in Billerica, has been training police dogs for years, and says the end to Friday’s police chase in West Bridgewater was a textbook case.

05/06/2011

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