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K9 Nero | Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, California Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, California

K9 Nero

Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch: Saturday, December 27, 2003

Bio & Incident Details

Breed: German Shepherd

Origin: Czech Republic

Age: 5

Gender: M

Tour: 4 years

Cause: Automobile crash

Incident Date: 12/23/2003

Weapon: Not available

Suspect: Not available

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K9 Nero died as a result of injuries he sustained in an automobile collision on December 23, 2003. K9 Nero and his handler responded to assist deputies in pursuit of a vehicle stolen from the Sacramento International Airport. During the pursuit, Nero and his handler were involved in a single vehicle accident. Nero was ejected from the patrol car and sustained fatal injuries.

K9 Nero's career was highlighted by 394 felony arrests and apprehension of 78 criminals.

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Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service
August 31, 2017


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