Officer Wells is a twelve year veteran of the Fairfield Police Departmant, he was selected as the departments K-9 handler after an extensive interview process. His selection was determined by a committee of four K-9 handlers from local agencies, who have extensive knowledge and experience in K-9 handling and training. Officer Wells was willing to accept the additional work and risks associated with the specialized position and he has the motivation to maximize the K-9's potential.
Officer Wells attended a nine week training program at Renbar Kennels with "Ruger", where he attained certifications and is a memeber of the following associations.
Renbar Kennels Certificate of Achievement
National Police Canine Association
North American Police Work Dog Association (NAPWDA)
Connecticut Police Work Dog Association (CPWDA)