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MAX - Crime's Worst Enemy, Central's Best Friend

Max and Officer Papasifakis

Max is a German Shepherd imported from Germany.  He and handler, Officer Mike Papasifakis, trained for several weeks at Northern Michigan K-9, Inc. in Harrison Michigan. They graduated May 2007. Max is trained in passive narcotics detection, tracking of suspects, building search, obedience, and handler protection. Max is assigned to the evening shift and conducts regular patrols of residence halls, parking lots, and other areas around campus. He also provides demonstrations to the university community.