Police Dog ‘ Mojo ‘
New South Wales Police Force
Died for a fall – on duty
Friday 31 January 2014
Police dog ‘Mojo’ dies in the line of duty – Alexandria Police dog ‘Mojo’ has died during a search of a building site in Alexandria overnight.
About 9.15pm (Friday 31 January 2014), officers attached to Redfern Local Area Command were called to Wyndham Street, after reports a group of men had gained access to a building site.
Specialist officers from the Police Dog Unit – NSW Police Force also attended the scene. Police dog Mojo and his handler began a search of the premises. A short time later, Mojo fell and sustained extensive injuries.
The dog’s handler took him to Sydney University Emergency Animal Clinic, where he died.
Police continued a search of the premises, but no one was found.
Investigations into the matter are continuing. Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 0001800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://www.police.nsw.gov.au/. Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.