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Chief Peter MacDonnell
30 Mount Vernon St. Winchester MA 01890
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(781)729-1212 / 911
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(781)729-1214
Posted By Winchester Police on June 3rd, 2020

    June 2, 2020 I, as well as Police Chiefs across Massachusetts and the nation, denounce the egregious and criminal actions and inactions taken by four members of the Minneapolis Police Department that resulted in the tragic and senseless death of George Floyd. Nowhere in police training are the actions of these officers taught […]

 

K-9

 

K-9 Axel is a dual purpose K-9 used for patrol and narcotics.  He is a German Shepherd Dog, born in November 2007 in Slovakia.  Axel began his career with Winchester Police Department in November 2008 by attending a 14-week Boston Police K-9 Patrol Academy. After working the streets for several month in patrol with Sgt. Filtzer, he attended a 10-week Narcotics Academy at the Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office.  Axel serves the Town of Winchester and surrounding communities by locating people, evidence and narcotics.  Despite being on the job a short time, he has successfully tracked criminals, found drugs and has been commended for heroism in the line of duty.

K-9 Axel

Sgt. Horst Filtzer and K-9, Axel make up Winchester Police department’s K-9 unit.