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Lake County Sheriff K-9 Dax will appear on national TV series ‘America’s Top Dog’

Lake County Sheriff K-9 Dax and Deputy John Forlenza will appear Wednesday evening on the season premiere of ‘America’s Top Dog,’ a new national TV series. The A&E Network series brings together top police and civilian dogs alongside their handlers as they compete nose-to-nose on the ultimate canine obstacle course. In each episode, four police […]

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Lake County Canine Dax places top dog at competition, then finds missing suicidal man in Vernon Hills

Just two weeks after being named the nation’s top Law Enforcement Hero Dog, Lake County Sheriff Canine Dax placed top-dog at a regional competition and then located a missing man on his first shift back. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said that Deputy John Forlenza and Canine Dax traveled to Sterling Heights, Michigan this past […]