K-9 Unit

Meet our K-9 Unit - from left to right:

Handler Deputy Scott Gukich and his partner Mink

Handler Deputy Jason Behm and his partner Harlow

Handler Deputy Greg Jansen and his partner Falkos

K-9s and handlers 2015

WANTED:  Speed, agility, great sense of smell, a strong bite, and ability to be nice when needed.  Not your average qualifications for a Law Enforcement Officer, but perfect for your typical K-9 unit.

K-9s and handlers2 in 2015

The Jefferson County K-9 unit looks forward to many years of productive and dedicated years of service within our communities. It is times like these that we have faced as a nation that make you proud to be part of such community involvement and positive spirit towards law enforcement. Thank you for visiting our web page.

K-9 Unit Supervisor - Sergeant Brian Olson
Other members of K-9 Unit
Chief Deputy Jeffrey Parker
Captain Paul Wallace

Here are some older photos of the K-9 Handlers and their dogs:

Sgt  Wallace with all handlers

Handlers and K s

 Falkos Deuce  Minka

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office lost two of it's former K-9 deputies in 2010, Jahn and Jasko.  In 2013, retired K-9 Ahron passed away and K-9 Deuce unexpectedly passed away from a sudden illness.

Below are a couple of their End of Watch tributes. 

Jahn end of watchJasko end of watch

Some websites that have been beneficial to our program:


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