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Media Event:


Date:               Tuesday, August 19, 2008   

Time:            10:30 a.m.     

Location:            Sheriff’s Office

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 Kenneth C. Fries present certificates to two graduating K-9 academy officers, and their partners, on Tuesday, August 19th in the Allen County Courthouse (Sheriff’s Office-Room 101)


     The class has recently undergone 7-weeks of intense training and is certified in the areas of: Obedience Control, Evidence Search, Tracking, and the Detection of Marijuana, Cocaine, Heroin, Methamphetamine and Ecstasy. 


Paulding County Court, Ohio, Chief Probation Officer, Jamie Hughes and his K-9 partner Max and Allen County Community Corrections Officer Ron Finton and his K-9 partner Jake have successfully completed the training.








CONTACT:     Steve Stone

                        Public Information Officer