Showing to brim with delight as he held his head excessive, Jerry, the Kerala Police’s star canine sleuth, was the cynosure of all eyes at a ceremony held on the State Police Headquarters on Tuesday.
Jerry, a tracker canine connected to the K9 Squad, the police canine squad, was felicitated for his roles in cracking a number of crime instances. Just lately, the Labrador retriever’s position in fixing a homicide case at Kadakkavoor 5 years in the past was applauded by the court docket right here.
In recognition of his efforts, State Police Chief Anil Kant offered him the DGP’s commendation medal on Tuesday. His handlers Vishnu Shankar V.S. and Anoop M.V. had been offered money awards by ADGP (Headquarters) Manoj Abraham. DIG (Battalion) P. Prakash was additionally current on the event.
Quickly after becoming a member of service with the Thiruvananthapuram Rural police in 2016, Jerry performed an important position within the homicide case of a girl in Kadakkavoor in December the identical yr.
The canine led the investigation crew to the home of Manikandan, who was just lately discovered responsible within the case, after sniffing blood from a knife that was recovered by the police.
Throughout his 5 years of service, he assisted the police in fixing many different instances together with three different homicide instances within the Palode and Kilimanoor police station limits. Jerry was the winner of one of the best tracker award through the fifth batch police canine coaching 2015-16 performed by the State Canine Coaching Faculty below the Kerala Police Academy in Thrissur.