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Retired Colorado Springs K9 passes away

Posted at 6:33 PM, Nov 21, 2018
Retired CSPD K9 Vader passed away at the age of 13 1/2.

COLORADO SPRINGS – Some sad news about a very good boy. The Colorado Springs Police announced that one of their retired K9’s has passed away.

Vader was born in Holland and began his career with the CSPD in 2006. He served the citizens of the Springs until 2015. He enjoyed the last three years of his life in retirement with his handler. Vader was 13 1/2 years old.  

Rest easy K9 Vader. You were an amazing dog and will be missed.