May 2nd - May 6th | This years dog trials will be hosted by the Baton Rouge Police Department. Registration, Judges Meetings, and Competitor meetings will be located at The Cook Hotel on Sunday May 2nd. An itinerary and updated registration form has been posted on the website located under the Home page link.| July 2020 Baton Rouge Police K9 Involved Shooting Incident |
In July of 2020 Cpl. Brock Mcmorris and K9 Rain responded to a crime stopper tip for a wanted person accused of assaulting a woman with a machete. During the course of the investigation and apprehension of the wanted person K9 Rain was deployed after the suspect who refused to comply with Officers. During the deployment of K9 Rain the suspect produced a pistol and pointed it at Officers. The suspect was taken down by Police gunfire. During the exchange K9 Rain was wounded sustaining life threatening injuries to his face. K9 Rain was treated at LSU Veterinarian Hospital and has been recovering well since the incident. Although not fully back on duty K9 Rain is expected to recover and resume patrol with the Baton Rouge Police K9 Division.