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Grey Bruce OPP introduce new K-9 recruits

OPP canine unit and two police dogs

In 2017, Provincial Constable Michael SCANLAN, Canine Handler, joined the Grey Bruce Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). Mike has been a Police Officer for the past 11 years and started his career with the Leamington Police Service until they amalgamated with the OPP in 2010. Mike has been a member of the Field Support Bureau since 2013 and has settled into Grey Bruce with his canine partners 'Rocky' & 'Bella'.

ROCKY - is a six year old Belgian Malinois from Belgium. He is a general service dog that was certified in 2019 for human scent tracking, article searches and criminal apprehension.

BELLA - is a four year old female Labrador Retriever from the state of Washington. She was certified in 2017 for search and rescue and human remains detection.


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Updated March 12, 2020.

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