Reno Police, Washoe County Detectives, and Washoe County’s SWAT team are all on scene … to snap their longest losing streak in the 2017 season. The Sparks Marina dog park is closed until further notice due to a semi-truck crash into the park early … Link.

VanZelf and the 2-year-old Belgian malinois trained with the Oregon State Police SWAT team in Springfield recently … obedience and control among their tasks — to prepare the dog for a career on patrol. He’ll use his skills primarily for search … Link.

With him was his dog and his 9 mm handgun … it’s appropriate to send a SWAT team for someone who is suicidal, much less a SWAT team and a small army of area police officers. The unfortunate lesson from these suicide stories is that if you have … Link.

The Thomas family award is one of the largest police deadly … Chief Mike Zaro, the SWAT commander, ordered an explosive breach of the home’s back door. Officers used plastic explosives to flatten the back door, shot the family dog, Baxter, at least … Link.

They didn’t know what to do. They called the police. Dozens of them showed up. So did a military-style vehicle. Police dogs. And a SWAT team. They set up bright lights on the family’s lawn, the Globe said. Neighbors were called and told to stay inside. Link.