German Shepherd K-9 Paddo
German Shepherd K-9 Paddo was born in the Czech Republic in May of 2006, and graduated from the K-9 police academy in August of 2007. Paddo is a general duty K-9 who trains three times a week with his handler Ptl. Green to keep his skills sharp. On a recent case, Paddo recovered a knife from a stabbing in a 100 square foot yard area where the suspect tried to hide it. Paddo loves to play, is very friendly when off duty, and chases balls and frisbees for fun. Around the Independence Police Department, Paddo is known for his jumping skills!