Violence attributed to the rise of powerful street drugs such as crack cocaine and methamphetamine.
By Melissa Patterson
The Orlando Sentinel
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Halo the Orange County sheriff's dog came away with a split nose, bloodshot eyes and a swollen face after an encounter early Wednesday with a fleeing suspect.
These days it's not uncommon for K9s to suffer gunshots, stab wounds and other injuries. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot)