The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office - Patrol Division currently has one (1) New York State Certified “K-9" Police Dog. The K-9 team of Deputy Chad O'Hara and his partner “Jeroen” are both New York State certified in Narcotic Detection and the Tracking of humans. The Sheriff’s Office utilizes it’s K-9 patrols for searches: lost or missing persons / children, illegal narcotics, suspects, vehicles, buildings and the Chenango County Correctional Facility. The K-9 patrols also are available for assisting other local Law Enforcement agencies
with various searches and K-9 demonstrations for local schools and organizations. The K-9 Units are very valuable “crime fighting and crime prevention” tools being utilized by the Sheriff’s Office on a daily basis.