CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The Cape Girardeau Police Department has announced the passing a retired K9 officer, Schupo.
Schupo joined the department in 2010, and served until 2017, which is about 50 years in dog years.
When he retired, Schupo spent his days with Sgt. Blanner’s, his handler, and their family.
Schupo was trained as a dual purpose German Shepherd.
He could track, apprehended suspects, and detect narcotics.