K9 Team of the Month


Meet our May 2022 K9 Team of the Month.


K9 Croix, as in the mighty "St.Croix River", is a German Shepherd that was imported from Slovakia.

K9 Croix joined the Burnett County Sheriff's Office in August 2020. 


Croix and his handler Deputy Mangen, completed their training with Performance Kennels Inc in November 2020. Croix is trained in Narcotics Detection, Tracking, Area and Building searches, Evidence Recovery, Suspect Apprehension, Obedience, and Handler Protection. 


You can follow K9 Croix's  adventures on the "Burnett County Law Enforcement Citizens Auxiliary" , or “Burnett County Sheriff’s K-9 Unit” Facebook page: