The Hillsborough City Police Department has announced the death of K9 officer Mark.
K9 Marco (Kondro) was obtained through donations from Dr. Caesar Depos and Deana Padovani-DePas. He later underwent training and certification in patrol and drugs in 2015.
Since its inception, it has been successful in seizing quantities of illicit drugs, tracking down suspects and using them to search for missing tourists and children. During his tenure, Mark seized about $ 75,000 in numerous drug transactions with the DEA and the FBI.
Mark retired in October 2021. He was 12 years old when he died of irreparable internal masses.
- This information was provided by Hillsborough Township.