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We present to you the 2022 graduating class of BC police dogs

A new batch of police dogs is ready to hit the streets and sniff out crime in southwest British Columbia.

Seven new police dogs make up the graduating class of 2022 after completing their schooling at the RCMP Police Dog Service Training Centre in Innisfail, Alta.

All of the dogs and their handlers will join police teams throughout the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley.

<who>Photo Credit: RCMP</who>Find the names and bios of each dog below.

“A police dog is often the difference needed to bring about a successful conclusion to a wide variety of police incidents,” says Cst. Ross Findlay, New Westminster Police.

“Many people are safe today thanks to the actions of our heroic, furry partners! I’m sure it won’t be long until we hear something amazing about these new teams.”

You’ve seen their pictures above, now let’s meet the dogs and their handlers with a little bio from the RCMP on each canine. (From left to right, top row first then bottom row in the photo)

  • Porter (Cst. Brittany George, Ridge Meadows RCMP): Porter voted most likely to reach for the stars, save missing people and catch bad guys too. #TypeAPersonality
  • Nugget (Cst. Sascha Falschebner, Surrey RCMP): Nugget voted most likely to become an Elvis impersonator when he retires. #ThatLipCurl #NothingButAHoundDog
  • Nuke (Cst. Lorne Elgar, West Vancouver Police): Nuke voted most likely to catch the bad guy when involved in a foot pursuit. #HesTheBomb
  • Nolan (Cst. Chris Colgan, West Vancouver Police): Nolan voted most likely to be the class of 2022's first Tongue Out Thursday model. Right! #TOT
  • Norad (Cst. Sebastien Fortin, Coquitlam RCMP): Norad voted most likely to become an international aerospace super spy. #NORADCommand
  • Neon (Cst. Jordan Braid, Chilliwack RCMP): Neon voted most likely to use his laser eye focus to stop a bad guy cold… dude don't make me come over there. #WhySoSerious #SteelyEyed
  • Nos (Cst. Dave Gronmyr, Abbotsford Police): Nos voted most likely to catch the bad guy using his disarming smile. #SorryNotSorry


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