Dennis, MA Police Department
Officer Kathleen Keating and K9 Winnie (age 2) work for the Dennis Police Department in Dennis, Massachusetts. They are the first Comfort Dog Team for the department. Officer Keating is currently assigned as the Court Liaison Officer and has been with the department for 22 yrs. During her time with the Dennis Police, Officer Keating has held various positions such as community policing officer and detective. Most recently she and Winnie have become members of the Dennis Police Department’s Peer Support Team where Winnie will be used to provide comfort and support to victims, survivors and first responders after traumatic events. The Comfort Dog Team will also provide comfort in courts, schools and at various community events. To learn more about this Comfort Dog Team please follow them on Facebook at DPD Winnie and on Instagram at dpd_winnie.