Rico, a Belgian Malinois, hangs from the arm of Deputy Nate Nelson of the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Department while Sgt. Troy Teigen, left, of the Spokane Police Department, tries to get the dog to disengage on Wednesday at the Spokane Police Academy.
January 14, 2010 in City on Page A5
Rico sprang out of the police cruiser and demonstrated a takedown he’d perfected during more than 400 hours of training with the Spokane Police Department. The 3-year-old Belgian Malinois grabbed …