The Golden Beach Police Department K-9 Tyson and handler Sergeant Julio Soca, have undergone extensive training in all aspects of K-9 operations, including off-lead obedience, narcotic controlled substance detection, currency detection, handler protection, suspect apprehension, and building searches. Along with these patrol operations, the dogs are used in various high-risk situations including, warrant service, tactical searches, and searches for armed suspects.

In addition to these responsibilities, our K-9 Officers are also responsible for responding to routine calls for service and the delivery of police services.

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