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6 May 2022
Our April bulletin is now live
We have published the April edition of our new regular bulletins. Read about it and how to access these regular updates.
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5 May 2022
Luis - March 2022 dog of the month
Congratulations goes to Luis from Thames Valley Police who has been awarded OK9 dog of the month for March 2022. In this article his handler Catherine tells us all about what he has been up to to deserve this honour.
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30 Mar 2022
Welcome to the new Oscar Kilo website!
Since we launched the original Oscar Kilo website back in 2016, our offer has continued to grow and change - so it was important to us to make sure that our online home and access point into the service grew with it.
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28 Mar 2022
Enter the Oscar Kilo Awards 2022
The Oscar Kilo 2022 Awards are now closed, we will be announcing the winners in the summer. The 2023 Awards will be open for submissions in the Autumn.
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15 Mar 2022
Truffles: February 2022 dog of the month
Truffles has been awarded the OK9 dog of the month for February 2022. In this article written by her handler Paul, you can read about how Truffles made a difference to a young girl with selective mutism and how this has impacted her family life.
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11 Feb 2022
Meet Darcy the first OK9 dog of the month
After our wellbeing dogs and their handlers have been on visits we tend to get lots of feedback about the work they do and it is always overwhelmingly positive. Here is a collection of feedback about wellbeing dog Darcy and her handler PC Cathy Veale from Devon, Cornwall and Dorset Police Alliance, they are so great we decided she should be our first dog of the month.
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18 Jan 2022
New better sleep toolkit launched
We have teamed up with The Sleep Scientist Dr Sophie Bostock, to launch a brand new 'Better Sleep Toolkit' aimed at supporting police officers, staff and volunteers with fatigue and sleep problems, read about it, and find out how to access it.
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