Picture of K9 Unit

Officer Branham and K9 Stryker

K9 Stryker is a 2yr old Mal/Shepherd 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 Sanchez and K9 Vadyr

K9 Vadyr is a 1 ½ year old male Belgian Malinois/Shepherd mix born in Hungary.  K9 Vadyr is a multi-purpose patrol canine specializing in detecting the odor of illegal narcotics and locating evidence/articles & apprehension of dangerous suspects. K9 Vadyr’s handler, Officer Sanchez is a 15 year veteran in law enforcement.  Officer Sanchez and K9 Vadyr have been serving together since September 2017.  Officer Sanchez and K9 Vadyr look forward to a safe and successful career serving the citizens of Kernersville for many years to come.