(November 21, 2017) - The Cape Coral Police Department is proud to announce the inaugural Florida Gulf Coast Police K-9 Competition to be held on January 6th, 2018 and open to the public.

On Saturday, January 6th, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m at Sunsplash Waterpark located at 400 Santa Barbara Boulevard South, this competition will feature K-9s and their handlers from agencies all around Southwest Florida. The event is free to attend, and free parking is available at the location. All proceeds and any donations will benefit the Cape Coral Animal Shelter, Paws for Patriots Foundation, and the Holiday Heroes Foundation. Features of this exciting event include:

  • Police K-9 Obstacle Course
  • Hardest Hitting Dog Competition
  • Fastest Dog Competition
  • K-9 & SWAT Demo and Display
  • Child ID Program
  • Vendor Expo
  • Chili Cook-off

We would also like to thank our sponsors:

Please come out and watch these amazing K-9s and their handlers do their work and support some great causes. We look forward to seeing you there!



CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341