|Tipp City Police Canine Unit Competes|
|Written by Sgt. Joe Mauro|
|Saturday, 14 July 2012 18:13|
The Tipp City Police Department Canine Team, consisting of Sgt. Greg Adkins and Gitta has placed in police competition once again. On 11 June 2012 Gitta competed in the United States Police Canine Association Region 5 K9 Narcotic Trials. The competition was held in Kettering. USPCA is a national certifier of police canine narcotic detection teams.
The annual trials consist of canine teams from police departments from Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. Thirty teams from Region 5 police agencies competed and certified in the trials this year with Gitta and Sgt. Adkins placing 3rd overall with 198 points out of a possible 200 attainable. The K9 team from Lexington, Ky. Finished 1st and the Kettering team finished 2nd. There was only .83 percentage points separating the top finishers.
|Last Updated on Saturday, 14 July 2012 18:17|