The Greenville Texas Police Department K-9 Unit attended the United States Police K-9 Region 20 Police Dog trials October 20, 2020 thru October 24, 2020 hosted by The McKinney Police Department .
The PD1 trials consisted of approximately 17 K-9 teams from around the northeast Texas area looking to complete their yearly certifications. The patrol portion of this trial consisted of obedience, agility course, suspect search, and apprehension while the narcotics portion covered indoor and vehicles searches.
The Greenville PD team was able to obtain their certification for patrol, tracking, and narcotics. Officer Pemberton and his K-9 partner, Trap, came in third place overall in patrol, earned a top 5 on the agility course and had a perfect score on vehicles for the narcotics earning them a 1st place.