Pocono Township Police released the following statement following the passing of K9 Officer Falko:
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our former K-9 officer Falko.
Falko was a bomb sniffing and tracking dog who faithfully served the citizens of Pocono Township with distinction and honor from October 2008 until his retirement in April 2016. Falko’s end of watch was yesterday 2-28-19 when he was laid to rest at the age of 13 alongside his handler and former Pocono Township Police Officer Chris Staples.
Please join us in honoring the memory and service of Falko. We have the watch from here.