Monroe County K-9 Units


K-9 Unit


The sheriff's office has lacked this element for quite some time. Rexi, Eric and Nemo follow behind our previous K-9 Kaiser (Handler Deputy Kress) and Ero (handler Sheriff Black).







Rexi and Handler Sgt. Abbott


Rexi is a 17 month old Hungarian Shepard that was purchased in 2012 from Azzi International and underwent 6 weeks of training with Sgt Matt Abbott. Rexi is a dual purpose dog certified in narcotics, Apprehension, tracking, building and area searches and social exposure.









Eric and Handler Deputy Russell


​Eric is a 19 month old (as of 6/1/14) Black Sable Shepherd that was purchased from Azzi International and underwent 6 weeks of training with Deputy Russell.  Eric is also a dual purpose dog certified in narcotics, apprehension, tracking building and area searched and social exposure.  Eric has had numerous narcotic seizures and has made himself invaluable to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office fight against drugs.    



Nemo and Handler Deputy Peska


Nemo is a Black Sable Shepherd that was purchased from Azzi International and underwent 6 weeks of training with Deputy Peska.  Nemo is also a dual purpose dog certified in narcotics, apprehension, tracking building and area searched and social exposure.