K-9 Sasha

Last Updated: Saturday, August 13, 2016
K-9 Sasha and her handler, Deputy JohnsonK-9 Sasha and her handler, Deputy Johnson

Sasha and her handler, Deputy Johnson, took 1st place in the Top Rookie Dog category at the 2015 USPCA Region 21 Narcotic Certification Trials.The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office currently has one certified K-9. Sasha is a female German Shepherd/Labrador mix and is handled by Sheriff's Deputy Josh J. Johnson. K-9 Sasha was purchased through Midwest K-9 of Des Moines in 2011.

K-9 Sasha assists the Dickinson County Sheriff's Office and its Deputies in several ways, including the detection of narcotics, searching for missing or lost persons, apprehending criminals, searching residence and buildings, and working with schools and service groups within our communities.

Sasha started her career with the Dickinson County Sheriff's Office on July 11, 2011.

Deputy Josh J. Johnson and K-9 Sasha received an award for 1st place top rookie dog in narcotics certification trial in 2015 from the USPCA.

For more information on the Dickinson County Sheriff's Office K-9 program, contact Deputy Johnson.