Police dog finds wanted man in Hatfield on his first day at work

PUBLISHED: 16:01 04 July 2018 | UPDATED: 16:02 04 July 2018

Shadow. Picture: BCH Police Dogs.

Shadow. Picture: BCH Police Dogs.


A police dog deserves a treat or two after he found a wanted man in Hatfield on his very first shift.

Buzz. Picture: BCH Police Dogs.Buzz. Picture: BCH Police Dogs.

Beds Cambs and Herts (BCH) Police Dogs tweeted today at 1pm: “PD Shadow’s first operational shift went well after a wanted male was spotted in Hatfield.”

Shadow was sent in to search a house and quickly located the man in a wardrobe.

His canine partner PD Buzz then searched the house and found suspected cannabis.

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