K9 Team of the Month

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Meet our September K9 Team of the Month:

Officer Rick Helm and K9 Askan work for the New Berlin Police Department and have been partnered together since 2014.

Askan was only 14 months old when he hit the streets. He is a dual purpose K9 trained in druganjd suspect apprehension.

 

Rick & Askan received the following awards from the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Canine Handler Association (WLECHA):

 

Handler of the year 2018

Meritorious track with apprehension 2018

Meritorious apprehension 2016

Meritorious article find 2016.

Askan is currently 9 years old and on his off time loves hanging out at home with his family at the camp fire, hiking, & swimming.