Mercer County: In the continuing effort to fight crime, Sheriff Shaun Golden is pleased to announce the newest team to the Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit. Sheriff’s Officer Doug Marino and K-9 Blue, a two year old Belgian Malinois, graduated from the New Jersey State Police K-9 Scent Class #34 on June 14, after 14 weeks of intense training in explosive detection.
“It’s an honor to welcome this highly trained K-9 team to our unit. S/O Marino and his partner Blue will prove to be a great asset to Monmouth County and local police departments,” said Sheriff Shaun Golden. “K-9 teams are extremely essential when it comes to bolstering homeland security capabilities by playing a vital role in protecting our county against criminal and terroristic threats, combatting the proliferation of drugs, as well as assisting in the apprehension of suspects.”admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News, News, Press Release | Tags: K-9 Blue, Monmouth County K-9 Officer, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden, S/O David Lasko, S/O Dough Marino, S/O Michael Mindo, Sheriff Shaun Golden | Comments Off on Sheriff Shaun Golden Announces New Crime Fighting K-9 Team