By Ron Karten
Smoke Signals staff writer
Nov. 3 Oregon certification of Grand Ronde Tribal Police Officer Patrick
McConnell and K-9 Officer Nixwa completed the pair’s credentials at both the
national and state levels.
McConnell and Nixwa require 16 hours of continued training a month. McConnell
is Nixwa’s handler.
pair received a perfect score on the performance test held in Redmond by the
Oregon Police Canine Association. State More