Chief Ken Albertelli
30 Mount Vernon St. Winchester MA 01890
(781)729-1212 / 911
Posted By Winchester Police on September 22nd, 2015

Investigation into Assault, Attempted Abduction of 10-Year-Old Girl Leads Police to Suspect Winchester – Chief Kenneth C. Albertelli reports that the Winchester Police Department, investigating an attack on a 10-year-old girl, will seek charges against the same sexual assault suspect arrested last week by the Boston Police Department. The Department is expected to shortly announce […]




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.