Retired Coeur d’Alene Police Department K9 Halo passes away

COEUR D’ALENE, ID. — A recently retired K9 with the Coeur d’Alene Police Department has passed away, according to CDA PD.

CDA PD announced the passing of Halo on Tuesday. Halo started working at CDA PD in February 2016, working with two different officers.

Halo was deployed 1,265 times in his career, helping officers and law enforcement across Kootenai County. He was in 240 fugitive arrests and 386 drug-related arrests.

Halo retired in September due to declining health.

“K9 Halo was loved by the entire department and will be greatly missed,” CDA PD said on Facebook.