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YCSO welcomes newest K-9 team: Deputy Ward and K-9 Zuza

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YAKIMA, WA - The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office is  proud to announce the newest K-9 partnership, Deputy Nick Ward and K-9 Zuza. 

Deputy Ward and K-9 Zuza have successfully completed over 400 hours of K-9 specific training with the Spokane Police Department. Their training centered around criminal apprehension and tracking. 

Deputy Ward and K-9 Zuza were certified per Washington Administrative Code 139-05-915 and also certified through Washington State Police Canine Association (W.S.P.C.A.). 

Deputy Ward and K-9 Zuza are looking forward to getting back to work and making a positive impact in our community. 

The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the Spokane Police Department’s K-9 program and K-9 Support Northwest for their support in YCSO's K-9 program.     

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