Kearney joined the Chapel Hill Police Department in 2009. Kearney is a Belgian Malinois who was imported from the Netherlands. In March of 2010 Kearney completed his initial 14 weeks of training and is currently certified through the International Police Work Dog Association (IPWDA). Here, Kearney is pictured with his handler, Officer Jason Belcher. Kearney is currently assigned to the Patrol Division and is trained to perform duties such as tracking, narcotics detection, article searches, and apprehension. Kearney is a very animated K-9 with high energy and a great deal of determination to perform his duties.
Seen here with his handler, Randy Villalta. More information coming soon for Gunther...
Thor is a Dutch Shepherd from Holland. In December 2013 he and his handler Greg Taylor completed their 14 week basic patrol training. Thor is certified through the International Police Working Dogs Association in narcotics detection, tracking, evidence recovery, and apprehension.