K-9 Program

Officer Paul Connelly with K-9 JimiThe purpose of The Grand Blanc Township Police Department K-9 Unit is to support both the Patrol and Investigation branches in the department.

Currently, the department has 2 K-9 teams; Officer Paul Connelly and his partner Jimi as well as Officer Ben Cole and his partner Blue. Both Jimi and Blue are certified through National Organizations in the following areas:

  • Contraband Detection (Illegal drugs)
  • Tracking (Criminal/ Victim)
  • Handler Protection
  • Criminal Apprehension
  • Evidence Recovery

Contact Information

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Lieutenant Simpson who oversees the K-9 Program.