The Atlantic County Sheriff’s Officer K-9 Unit is a valuable asset to Atlantic County and acts as a support unit to surrounding law enforcement agencies. The unit enhances our ability to track, locate and capture wanted offenders, track and locate missing persons to include adults and children in rural and urban environments, and detect illegal narcotics and explosive materials in our community, courthouses and schools.
K-9 Handler Officer Kleinow: Luke - Bloodhound (Man Trailing / Criminal Tracking), Ammo - Chocolate Lab (Explosive Detection / Weapon recovery)
K-9 Handler Officer Perednas: Dyno - Yellow Lab (Explosive Detection / Weapon recovery), Riggins - Bloodhound ( Man Trailing / Criminal Tracking)
K-9 Handler Officer Gilmore: Billie - Belgian Malinois (Patrol / Narcotics)