K9 Dallas and K9 Handler Sergeant Justin DeRosso
Date of Birth: Born in Hungary in June of 2017
Breed: German Shepherd
Start Date: September 2018
K-9 Dallas is the newest member of the Cape Coral Police Department K9 team. Dallas certified through the National Police Canine Association in December 2018 in both narcotics and patrol work.
During the first burglary call Dallas ever responded to, he successfully tracked and located two suspects who were hiding in a fenced area. In his short time with the K9 unit, Dallas has already taken part in demonstrations at different events and assisted patrol officers with locating narcotics.
K9 Handler - Sergeant Justin DeRosso
Officer since July 2006
K9 Handler since June 2018
Before becoming the K9 Unit supervisor, Sergeant DeRosso was a patrol supervisor for North District. Prior to becoming a supervisor, Sergeant DeRosso worked in the Patrol Bureau and the Street Crimes Unit within the Investigative Services Bureau.
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