Trax - new K9 member
Our Newest member to the St. Thomas Police Service now has a name! As a result of
the contest put out to the local area children, 3 entries were selected as being
top pick and all three chose the same name.
Our new K9 member will answer to the name of "Trax".
Congratulations to our winners: Trinity Trottier 13 yrs (Trax), Charlotte Keillor
6 yrs (Tracks) and Ryleigh Brayman 6 yrs (Tracks). All three winners will be presented
with a certificate and a personal photo on a plaque with Trax. The winners will
get an opportunity to meet with Trax and his handler, Constable Sean James, during
an upcoming media release and photo shoot (date to be determined).
Trax is a 14 month old pure bred Sheppard coming to us from the Czech Republic.
He was selected with the assistance of the London Police Service, with whom we are
working closely with during the training process. Their assistance is greatly appreciated.
We are excited to welcome Trax to our service, who will be joining us in the upcoming
We would like to acknowledge our sponsors involved in this project: Stewart Harper
from H.I.R.A. Construction, Geerlinks Home Hardware, St. Thomas Pet Valu, Fric's
Auto Repair, Centennial Sports Club, Spectrum Communications, St. Thomas Ford and
Pampered Pooch Salon.