Trooper Michael Smith and Rosie
The Florida Highway Patrol would like to introduce one of its newest members: K9 "Rosie". Rosie is a 2-year-old female Malinois. She reported for duty in August 2002 and is assigned to Trooper Michael Smith in Troop G, Jacksonville. To date, Trooper Smith and Rosie have participated in the seizure of over 4 kilos of heroin, $64,000 in U.S. currency, and 9 pounds of marijuana. K9 "Rosie" joins forces with the other 28 canines currently assigned to the FHP throughout Florida.