Phoenix Law Enforcement Association

K9 Roscoe

End of Watch: July 13, 1984

K9 Roscoe was struck and killed by a vehicle after assisting his handler apprehended a subject.

Roscoe’s handler had been attempting to arrest a drunk driver when Roscoe jumped from the patrol car to assist. His handler ordered him to return to the car, at which point he was struck by an oncoming vehicle.