The Merriam Woods Police K-9 Unit was started in June of 2021. The K-9 Unit is currently staffed by 1 K-9 and 1 Handler. The K-9 Unit currently consists of a 9 year old female Dutch Shepherd, Zoey. Zoey is trained in narcotics detection and tracking.
Zoey is a shelter dog that was only 2 days away from being euthanized before being selected for the K-9 training program in San Antonio, Texas. Zoey's birthday is 12-25-2011. Zoey served a majority of her career in the St. Louis Metropolitan area before relocating to the Ozarks.
The K-9 Unit is on call 24/7 to assist for calls within the City of Merriam Woods as well as the surrounding area.
For more information about K-9 Zoey or to meet Zoey, fill out the contact form on the 'Contact Us' page.