Trenton Police Retire Loyal Officer, Friend (VIDEO)

Trenton K-9 officer Kopper suited up for the last time Tuesday night at Trenton City Hall. Watch as fellow officers and Trenton Mayor Kyle Stack send Kopper off with honor and grace.

The Trenton Police Department retired one of their most beloved and hardworking officers at Trenton City Hall Tuesday night.

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Trenton Mayor Kyle Stack, Police Chief Jim Nardone and officers and their dogs from across Downriver descended on city hall to see Kopper off.

, said retiring his partner was bittersweet. Kopper will spend the rest of his days with the Tanguay family -- relaxing.

Police officials made the decision to retire Kopper after he suffered an injury during a training exercise in October.

Janet Vandenabeele November 28, 2012 at 11:17 PM
That's an incredibly long career for a K-9 officer. He's certainly earned his rest!


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