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Media Event:


Date:               Thursday, December 6, 2007          

Time:            1:30 p.m.       

Location:            Courthouse Rotunda

Event:              K-9 Graduation



     Allen County Sheriff’s Department Master K-9 Trainers, Robert L. Compton and O. Scott Roberts will help Captain Shawn Lawhorn and Sheriff Ken Fries present certificates to the graduating K-9 academy class on Thursday, December 6th in the Allen County Courthouse.


     The class has recently undergone 14 weeks of intense training and is certified in the areas of: Obedience Control, Evidence Search, Area Search, Building Search, Tracking, Aggression Control and the detection of Marijuana, Cocaine, Heroin, Methamphetamine and Ecstasy. 



     The following is a list of officers who will graduate and their respective departments.


Trooper Mick E. Dockery & K-9 Hondo (Indiana State Police-Bremen Post)

Trooper Brandon S. Lankford & K-9 Schatten (

Indiana State Police-Toll Road

Trooper Stephen B. Wheeles & K-9 Kane (Indiana State Police-Seymour Post)

Trooper Barry K. Bischoff & K-9 Gaston (Indiana State Police-Connersville Post)

Officer Tyler L. Harris & K-9 Diesel (Allen County Sheriff’s Department)

Deputy David L. Worman & K-9 Xander (Noble County Sheriff’s Department)

Officer Joseph P. McGrade & K-9 Rocky (Auburn Police Department)





CONTACT:     Steve Stone

                        Public Information Officer