Handler: Justin Brown
Department: West Plains Police Department
Years Worked: 7 years
Tuk was born on March 2, 2010 and was purchased by the city of West Plains on July 12, 2011. Tuk started his training in July 2011 and came onto the department as a canine officer in March 2012. Tuk responded to 436 calls for service during his tenure, leading to the seizure of over 67 ounces of methamphetamine, 12.6 pounds of marijuana, 55 cases of drug paraphernalia, and 30 tracking instances that led to arrests. Tuk was also utilized for three weapon article seizures and seized over $1,322 in currency.