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Illl mJti.limn'al]lnlUW mmmmglJ ililllUllllli ! IllUgiJllmnna Brutus and a Day at the Park CHURCH "The Little Church That Could" 5:30PM Saturday Services I 'lOAM Sunday Services 223 W. Cooke St. Mt. Pulaski 792-5502 8 Mt. Pulaski Times Jmle 18, 2011 ST, JOHN'S LUTHER By Mike Lakin For the last several months Mt. Pulaski Police - K-9 Officer and Mt. Pulaski K-9 Police Officer Brutus have spent many weeks in training. Both officers have been At all times, Kyle is in control of the situation. At earning praise at school. On a recent sunny Thursday One interesting point, when Kyle tells Brutus to no time does Brutus act, on his own. Except, if Brutus morning, the officers were at the park keeping their search for evidence - Brutus works in a pattern. When senses a threat to Kyle. training sharp. Kyle and Brutus have trained together to the point he finds the evidence, he does not pick it up. He covers Even while Brutus is taking on a suspect, Kyle is that they have become a Single police unit when they it with his body until Kyle retrieves it. This keeps the praising what Brutus is doing.., and Brutus keeps on evidence from any major contamination, doing. are together. They have formed a bond that is closer On this Thursday morning Kyle and Brutus were One last point. Don't run. A suspect's head start does than partners. It's important to understand that Brutus is not an attack dog. An attack dog is what you find in working through their "hold & bark" training. When not last long and ends only one way. a warehouse or junkyard at night. Brutus is a trained you view the photos, remember that a padded arm Times Photos cover does not protect a threatening suspect. It's just a police officer that follows commands without question and is always alert to his surroundings and to Kyle's human arm.., and Brutus doing his job. Did You Know - surroundings. Did You Know - For-profit colleges enroll 12% of all higher education students Did You Know - A Brazilian man's life was saved when his A 15 year old girl in Washington State shot her dad with a but have 46% of the loan defaults. dentures deflected a bullet away from his face. hunting bow after he grounded her and took away her cell A 100 year old Ohio woman still has a bank account she phone, started back in 1913. The initial amount was $6.11