Officer Pretty and K-9 Jax a 2 year old German Shepherd recently completed Police K-9 patrol school conducted by Atlantic County's John Sonny Burke Academy. This K-9 patrol team underwent an intense 16 week patrol class. The class included socialization,agility,distance control, obedience, article and evidence search, handler protection, criminal apprehension, building searches, and tracking for felons and missing persons. Officer Pretty and K-9 Jax will also be cross trained in narcotics detection. This K-9 patrol team is currently assigned to the patrol division. Both K-9 teams are available 24 hours a day to assist law enforcement.
To schedule a K-9 demonstration contact SGT. Di Elmo or Officer Pretty at