Lt. Barney Murphy and former K-9 Partners Condor & Carah



Lieutenant Murphy has been a K-9 handler since 1999. He handles K-9 Jaxx, a 6 year old Hollandse Herder (Dutch Shepherd). Jaxx came to the Unit via the Czech Republic. He is a certified Patrol dog trained in Building Searching, Area Searching, Article Searching, Crowd Control, Search and Rescue, Obedience and Apprehension. He replaced K-9 Condor Van Hildernisse, a German shepherd upon his retirement in 2007. Lt. Murphy is currently training K-9 candidate Puppy Aine who also is from the litter of Dutch Shepherds bred here at the Sheriff’s Office.



Sheriff James M. Cummings
Barnstable County Sheriff's Office
6000 Sheriff's Place, Bourne, MA 02532
Phone: 508-563-4300 | Fax: 508-563-4574