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File #: 14-0112    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Agendas Status: Passed
File created: 3/31/2014 In control: Board of Aldermen
On agenda: 4/15/2014 Final action: 4/15/2014
Title: A request to adopt a resolution to award retired Police K9 Kilo to Handler James Walker PURPOSE: Due to his age, Sergeant James Walker's K9 partner Kilo, will retire after 9 years of service to the Carrboro Police Department, and the Town of Carrboro.
Attachments: 1. Kilo_Resolution.pdf, 2. Kilo Agreement.pdf
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A request to adopt a resolution to award retired Police K9 Kilo to Handler James Walker
 
PURPOSE:  Due to his age, Sergeant James Walker's K9 partner Kilo, will retire after 9 years of service to the Carrboro Police Department, and the Town of Carrboro.
 
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DEPARTMENT: Police
 
CONTACT INFORMATION: Chief Walter Horton, 919-918-7408
 
INFORMATION: In accord with North Carolina General Statute, 160A-266 declares K-9 Allie to be surplus property upon retirement from service and authorizes his assigned handler, James Walker, to take ownership of K-9 Kilo upon his execution of a hold harmless agreement to provide proper care for the dog for the remainder of the life of the animal. By executing that agreement, James Walker will assume all liability and responsibility for the dog. The Board has previously awarded a retiring Police K9 to the handler free of charge. Town staff recommends that the Board of Aldermen award Sergeant James Walker, K9 Kilo.
 
 
FISCAL & STAFF IMPACT: The value of K9 Kilo is $300.00
 
RECOMMENDATION:r Staff recommends that the Board approve the attached resolution.