The Marysville Division of Police Canine Unit was established in 1998. Since its origination, Officer David Nist has served as the canine handler. K9 Indi served from 1998 until 2006. K9 Khan served from 2006 until 2013. K9 Bear is the newest canine to serve on the unit. He was purchased with donations from local citizens. K9 Bear has been with the unit since he was six weeks old. He was trained in tracking suspects and narcotic detection.
Any groups or organizations interested in scheduling a demonstration, please contact Officer Nist at (937) 645-7300.