Canine Unit

Since September 2018 the Sheriffs K-9 unit has taken on Jeff Calder the K9 Administrative Director. Coming on board with a German Shepard, trained and DCJS Certified in narcotics, Tracking and Handler Protection. Along with Deputy Eric Reyell with a Belgian Malinois DCJS Certified in narcotics. Deputy Dan Coppola with a brand new young German Shepard who has just Certified in bomb detection and soon Tracking and handler Protection as well. With the support of Sheriff Dominic Dagastino, the K-9 unit is becoming very active as a specialized group supporting the Narcotics unit and Providing the entire county with support when ever a K9 is needed. Thank you all for Supporting!

K9 Unit





Office of the Sheriff
320 Veeder Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12307
(518) 388-4300