Coffee with the Chief to cover K9 program

McHENRY – The McHenry Police Department's K9 program is the topic of this month's Coffee with the Chief.

Police Chief John Jones will meet with residents from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Monday, May 13, in a classroom inside McHenry City Hall, 333 S. Green St.

Officer Larry Popp and his K9, Duke, will walk attendees through their job, demonstrating some of their duties. The discussion will cover drug detection, offender apprehension, searches and tracking.

Jones will also discuss events and criminal activities that have occurred within the city over the past months. Residents will have a chance to ask questions at the end of the evening.

These events occur the second Monday of each month at the same location.

- Emily K. Coleman