Handler Deputy Jack Simpson
Axel is a two-year-old German Shepherd who started his career with the Sheriff’s Office in January 2014.
Axel German name means “Father/Keeper of the Peace.”
Axel is trained to detect the illegal narcotic odors of the following: Heroin, Cocaine, Marijuana, Methamphetamine, and their derivatives.
Axel is also certified as a patrol canine. This means he can do Criminal Apprehension, Canine Control, Canine Searches, and Tracking.