Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force Agents and Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officers visited with Pre-K and Kindergarten students at L.P. Vaughn Elementary School. Agents spoke with students and answered questions about how K-9’s help them in their line of work. The students also got to meet K-9 Officers Misty and Bessi. In addition to seeing where Misty and Bessi ride in the patrol cars.
Misty is a 6 year old Belgian Malinois, and has been with the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office for 5 years. During those 5 years Misty has helped get numerous drugs off the streets of Natchitoches Parish. When Misty is not at work, she is at home with her handler and family.
Bessi is a 4 year old German Shepherd and has been with the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office for almost a year. Bessi trained in several different areas such as:
Area and Building Searching
In the short time Bessi has been with the Sheriff’s Office, she has helped Deputies in tracking, and getting drugs off the streets.