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Waukegan police officer, canine recognized for apprehending bank robbery suspects and wanted armed man

A Waukegan police officer and his canine partner are being recognized after they arrested two bank robbery suspects and also an armed wanted suspect last month in Waukegan. Officer David Mahoney was selected as Waukegan Police Department’s Employee of the Month for March. Mahoney and his canine partner, Keegan, were involved in two incidents last […]

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Waukegan Police Department canine handler recognized as employee of month for recent actions

A Waukegan police canine handler was named the department’s employee of the month after he and his canine apprehended multiple offenders in January. Waukegan Police Officer Andrew Orozco and his canine partner Tango assisted on numerous calls in January, according to the police department. They responded to a burglary of a business in Fountain Square. […]