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Ramapo Police K-9 Unit Assists In Search Of Rockland County Jail

Police dogs and their handlers from Ramapo and other local police agencies participated in a training event Thursday by searching the county jail for drugs and other contraband. Ramapo police Officer A. Sanchez poses with K-9 "Rookie."
Police dogs and their handlers from Ramapo and other local police agencies participated in a training event Thursday by searching the county jail for drugs and other contraband. Ramapo police Officer A. Sanchez poses with K-9 "Rookie." Photo Credit: Ramapo Police Department/Facebook

RAMAPO, N.Y. -- K-9 units from the Ramapo Police Department and the Rockland County Sheriff’s Office teamed up Thursday to aid in a search of the county jail, police said.

Also participating in the drill were dogs and their handlers from police departments in Clarkstown and Haverstraw, and the Orange County Sheriff's Office.

Ramapo police said the training events also help insure that drugs have not been smuggled into the jail.

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