|CLARKSTOWN POLICE DOG WINS TRACKING COMPETITION|
October, 16 2007
The Clarkstown police dog Oz added another achievement to
his young law enforcement career.
The 19-month-old German shepherd and Clarkstown Police
Officer Joseph Knarich won a certification tracking trial
last week involving participating police dogs from New York,
New Jersey and Connecticut.
Oz won the novice trial, scoring 175 out of 180 possible
points tracking a suspect's scent through three field
Because his score was the highest among all groups, Oz won
first place overall in the competition.
Oz and Knarich participated in Thursday's United States
Police Canine Association Region 7 Police Dog-2 trials on
Staten Island. The event was hosted by the New York Police
Credit : By STEVE LIEBERMAN, THE JOURNAL NEWS
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