The boot gives chase

K9 TrainingOur second block out was still an orientation block for the boot. I drove but he took more of the contact role in the calls.

On our day shifts we received information that a suspect who was wanted for a violent robbery in Surrey was at a residence in our zone.  We arrived on scene as the suspect was attempting to leave and arrested him in the backyard before he could get away.  When we arrested the suspect, we discovered that he was also breaching some conditions of his release on a previous charge. Continue reading The boot gives chase

Ringing in 2014

The first block of 2014 started off as the first block on the road for our new boot!  He’ll be riding with me for several blocks.  We were scheduled to work afternoon shifts for the block.

Replica FirearmWe used the first afternoon to get setup and acquainted with the equipment.  Once we hit the road, one of the first traffic stops we made resulted in an arrest and seizure of drugs and a replica firearm.  It was a great start to the night.

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