Our Trainers

Christian Stickney

Christian Stickney

Christian has been a police officer since 1993 and has been a certified K9 handler and trainer. He has raised and trained numerous police K9s and is utilized by the SWAT team with his K9 partner. Christian is Chief Trainer and has been instrumental developing our program.
Thomas Chard

Thomas Chard

Tom has been an active police K9 handler since 1994 and is a certified K9 trainer with the Maine Criminal Justice Academy and a SWAT team member with his K9 partner.
Michael Sawyer

Michael Sawyer

Michael is a certified police K9 handler and trainer with the Maine Criminal Justice Academy. He has worked and trained numerous K9s during his career and is a SWAT team member along with his K9 partner.
Alan Twombley

Alan Twombley

Alan has three decades of experience as a police officer in Maine and currently serves as a K9 handler with his partner Greta, a German Shorthair Pointer.
Dominic Rozzi

Dominic Rozzi

Dominic’s experience during his 35-year law enforcement career and his keen knowledge of K9s for police work makes him the most experienced member of the team.
Steven Stubbs

Steven Stubbs

Steven has been successfully working the streets with his K9 partner Vader in the Greater Portland area. Steve has been contributing in many ways and is a trusted member of our team.