WATCH: U-City gets first K-9 officer in more than 3 years - KMOV.com

WATCH: U-City gets first K-9 officer in more than 3 years

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Rhino, the first dog to be on the University City police force in three years, and his partner, Officer Joe Brewer (Credit: KMOV) Rhino, the first dog to be on the University City police force in three years, and his partner, Officer Joe Brewer (Credit: KMOV)

UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- After more than three years without a canine officer, the University City Police Department now has a dog on its force.

Rhino and his handler, Officer Joe Brewer, recently took part in a 10 week training program and are now partners.

As a narcotics detection dog, he's skilled at tracking down people.

Recently, Rhino helped Brewer track down two robbers.

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