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Lawton officers meet their new K9 partners

Ory, a Belgian Malinois, will be partnered with Sgt. Adamson. (Source Lawton Police Department) Ory, a Belgian Malinois, will be partnered with Sgt. Adamson. (Source Lawton Police Department)
Be, a Dutch shepherd, will be partnered with Officer Brittany Schulte. (Source Lawton Police Department) Be, a Dutch shepherd, will be partnered with Officer Brittany Schulte. (Source Lawton Police Department)
Dino, a Belgian Malinois, will be partnered with Officer Patterson. (Source Lawton Police Department) Dino, a Belgian Malinois, will be partnered with Officer Patterson. (Source Lawton Police Department)

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) –The Lawton Police Department is proud to introduce their three newest additions.

Two Belgian Malinoises and a Dutch shepherd have joined the Lawton Police Department as the nest K9 units. Their handlers—Sgt. Christopher Adamson, Officer Brittany Schulte and Officer Cameron Patterson—will go through an extensive four-week training with their canine partners.

Two of the dogs will be used for detection and apprehension, and the other will be used solely for detection.

Ory, a Belgian Malinois, will be partnered with Sgt. Adamson.

Be, a Dutch shepherd, will be partnered with Officer Brittany Schulte.

Dino, a Belgian Malinois, will be partnered with Officer Patterson.

The two K9s the Lawton Police Department had were retired in 2015.

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