New Deputy K9 Partnership At Yakima County Sheriff’s Office
The Yakima County Sheriff's Office has announced the newest K-9 partnership, Deputy Nick Ward and K-9 Zuza. Officials say Deputy Ward and K-9 Zuza have successfully completed over 400 hours of K-9 specific training with the Spokane Police Department. Their training centered around criminal apprehension and tracking. Deputy Ward and K-9 Zuza were certified per Washington Administrative Code 139-05-915 and also certified through Washington State Police Canine Association (W.S.P.C.A.).
County Sheriff's officials say Deputy Ward and K-9 Zuza are looking forward to getting back to work and making a positive impact in the community.