UNION TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A K9 with the Union Township Police Department has received a donation of body armor.
Draco received a bullet and stab protective vest from Vested Interest in K9s, Inc., which provides bullet and stab protective vests and other assistance for law enforcement dogs.READ MORE: Firefighters Battle A Blaze Overnight In South Union Township
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The program is open to dogs actively employed in the U.S. with law enforcement or other related agencies, officials said.
The vest comes with a five-year warranty and weighs roughly five pounds.MORE NEWS: Allegheny County's 911 Call Center Losing Dispatchers Who Feel Overworked
The vest was awarded to Draco in July.