Sergeant Marion and K9 Kimber
Sergeant Marion and K9 Kimber began their career together in September of 2011. Kimber is a female Labrador Retriever who is a single purpose K9 trained in narcotics detection and article searches. Sergeant Marion has been with the Kernersville Police Department since 2004.
Officer Branham and K9 Stryker
K9 Stryker is a 2yr old Mal/Shephard mix born in Hungary. He is a full service patrol K9. He specializes in narcotics detection, article and evidence searches, tracking of human scent and apprehension. Stryker began his career with Officer Branham in January. Together they look forward to a safe, long and successful career.
Officer Wemlinger and K9 Knox
K9 Knox is a 1 1/2-year-old male Belgium Malinois/Shepherd mix and was born in Hungary. K9 Knox is trained to detect narcotics, search and locate articles and evidence, track lost subjects, and apprehend suspects of crimes. K9 Knox’s handler is Officer Wemlinger who has over 6 years of experience as a Police Officer. K9 Knox and Officer Wemlinger have been serving together since early April of 2016. K9 Knox and Officer Wemlinger look forward to serving the citizens of the town of Kernersville.
Officer Whitaker and K9 Leon
Officer Whitaker and K9 Leon began their career together in September of 2012. Leon is a male German Shepherd who is trained to detect narcotics, search/locate articles and evidence, track lost subjects, and track/apprehend suspects of crimes. Officer Whitaker has been with the Kernersville Police Department since 2004.
The Kernersville Police Department has two additional K9’s that will be added in 2017.