Police force devastated after death of much-loved police dog

Durham Constabulary have announced that their beloved police dog has sadly died - just months after he retired.

Monday, 25th February 2019, 08:17 am
Updated Monday, 25th February 2019, 09:58 am
Police dog Kaizer has sadly died.

The force has announced that PD Kaizer has died suddenly following a short illness.

The German Shepherd was a popular figure on social media and was well known from starring in Channel 5 show Police Interceptors.

The eight-year-old PD served with the force for six and a half years where his role was to help police officers to keep the people of County Durham safe.

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He reitred from service back in November.

In a statement on Twitter the force said: "Devastated to announce that PD Kaizer was lost yesterday following a very short, serious but unexpected illness.

"Sleep well big fella, you’ll be missed by many."

PD Kaizer has sadly died after a short illness.