Fundraising underway for K-9 officer

Belgian MalinoisThe Sedona Police Department has begun planning for its next K-9 officer, beginning with a calculation of costs for police dog acquisition and care, and K-9 and handler training. The goal is a total of $25,000 to cover initial and longer-term costs of the new K-9. Handler and dog will train to receive team certification in narcotics detection and patrol handler.

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Any group interested in supporting the effort can contact the department at (928) 282-3100. Individuals who wish to donate can do so by cash or check, delivered or mailed to the Sedona Finance Department, Attn K-9 Donation Fund, 102 Roadrunner Dr., Sedona, Arizona, 86336. All donations are tax deductible.

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