CBRPD's K9 Unit Assists in Kensington Initiative

Chief Knott and Captain Carlen attended Attorney General Josh Shapiro’s press conference today announcing the results of The Kensington Initiative.  CBRPD's K9 Unit, along with Warrington Twp PD K9 Unit, provided assistance in last week’s operation, targeting three drug-trafficking groups, executing warrants on 30 locations in the Philadelphia neighborhood.  K9 Baron and K9 Odie were proud to contribute to the efforts that resulted in 35 arrests and seizure of $480,000 in cash, 20 guns, 23,000 doses of Fentanyl/Heroin, 174 bottles of Zylazine, and 26,000 doses of Crack.  Attorney General Josh Shapiro stated, “Operations like this are where progressive reform and public safety meet.  For essential reform efforts to work, from violence prevention outreach and stronger social services, to mental health and treatment programs – they need to have space to take root, and thrive.”