Meet one of Palm Springs Police's newest recruits: A lovable lab named Finley
In January, the Palm Springs Police Department welcomed its newest and furriest— recruit: a lab retriever named Finley. But unlike most recruits, Finley won't be solving crimes or making arrests. Instead, he has several important jobs that he is uniquely suited for, including providing emotional support to staff and serving as a department ambassador to the community.
Dogs pair with school police to support students' mental health in Garden Grove Unified
Kids and dogs. They just go together.
Usually, though, not at school. But in Garden Grove Unified, administrators and local police are bringing trained support dogs onto campuses to help students facing stress or even trauma.