How to Conduct Yourself When Confronted

K-9 Copper and Handler Corporal NealIf a person encounters or is confronted by a Police K-9 (whether the person is a suspect or a person in the area where a K-9 might be working), that person should announce their presence and location to the officer and keep both hands up where the officer can see them. The person should remain in their location unless the officer tells them otherwise and not make any sudden movements toward the dog or handler.