K9 Program

K9 Unit

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Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Muskego Police Canine Unit is to promote service and safety in the community by providing general and specialized police patrol through the efficient deployment and use of a canine team. Their deployment will involve using a police canine to enhance crime prevention activities, criminal investigations, personnel/citizen protection, and assist in drug education.
Officer Diedrich and Sirius

Officer Diedrich and K9 Officer Sirius

Officer DiedrichOfficer Shawn Diedrich has been with the Muskego Police Department since June of 2000. Officer Diedrich has worked in the capacity of a patrol officer, a school resource officer, and since June of 2008, was the department's drug investigator.
dogSirius is a male German Shepherd born on 06-03-2012 in Butzbach, Germany. He is a dual purpose work dog that executes drug searches including Marijuana, Cocaine, Heroin, and Methamphetamine. He performs evidentiary searches and searches for people.
Sirius attended a 5 week training course with Officer Diedrich at the Steinig Tal Police K-9 Academy located in Campbellsport, WI. This is a law enforcement K-9 specific training facility established 1978 and is associated with Waukesha County Technical College.

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