K9 Unit

Guardians of the Night K9 5k for Richland County Sheriff’s Department

Guardians of the Night 5KSource: Richland County Sheriff’s Department COLUMBIA, SC ( WOLO)– The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is hosting the annual Guardians of the Night K9 5K race this Saturday. You can run alongside deputies and their K9 partners at the State Fairgrounds. Gates open at 7 p.m. The annual event raises funds for the department’s K9 team, and…

Guardians of the Night K9 5K in Richland County Benefited K-9 Unit

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The K-9 Unit with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department is benefiting, thanks to volunteers who laced up their shoes over the weekend. Check out these four legged deputies who were ready for action during Saturday’s “Guardian’s of the Night” K9 5K. The annual event raised money for the K-9 members of the Sheriff’s Department. And many say…

‘Guardians of the Night K9 5K’ benefits K9 Officers in Richland County

RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WOLO)– K9 officers with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are getting a little help from those who laced up their tennis shoes Saturday. The departments four legged Deputies were ready for action during the “Guardian’s of the Night” K9 5k. The annual event raises money for the K9 members of the Sheriff’s Department. The K9 5K got…

From Shelter to K9 Unit: Group Gives Dogs Second Chance and a Duty

In cities across the US, police dogs working the crime beat have usually been purebreds, trained in Europe, at a cost of tens of thousands of dollars for police departments. But trainer Brad Croft in San Antonio, Texas, has shown that law enforcement can get the same work for next to nothing by simply turning to the countless future K9s…