CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - A K-9 with the Cape Girardeau, Missouri Police Department will receive body armour following a donation from a non-profit organization.
K-9 Dabo will receive a bullet and stab protective vest after a donation by Vested Interest in K-9s, Inc.
The vest will be embroidered with “In memory of K-9 Ike, Vancouver WA Police Department.”
The vest is expected to be delivered in eight to 10 weeks. The donation for the vest cost the non-profit $950. They are valued up to $2,283.
The non-profit from Massachusetts was established in 2009 to assist law enforcement agencies with giving K-9 body armour to save lives.
The non-profit has donated more than 3,400 vests valuing $5.7 million.