Alliance Canine - Papi

One team is Det. Bob Rajcan with K9 partner Papi. K9 Papi is a male German Shepherd who weighs approximately 100 lbs. Papi was born April 15, 2003. K9 Papi began his career with the Alliance Police Department in November 2005.

He is trained in narcotics detection, criminal apprehension, officer protection, tracking lost or fleeing persons, building and evidence searches.  




K9 Papi was donated and named in honor of US Army Green Beret SFC Pedro “Papi” Munoz, who was killed in action in Afghanistan on January, 2005.

Canine Papi pictured barking at handler Detective Rajcan after he tries to sit on Papi's new Precision Pet Air Bed that was donated to the department.






Papi passed away in 2013.





Police Chief Akenra X

Sworn in as Chief in 2023

28 year veteran of the Alliance Police Department.

Alliance Police Phone Numbers

330.821.3131  Emergency

330.821.9140  Non-Emergency

330.823.5383 Investigations

330.823.5532  Chief's Office

330.829.2225 Fax

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