Deputy Josh Eckes graduated from the St Paul K9 program on May 25, 2023, with K9 Bane. Bane is a German Shepard and Belgian Malinois mix. The Prestigious St Paul K9 training program is a 14-week course. Deputy Eckes and Bane will immediately start patrolling and keeping our community safe. Congratulations to Deputy Eckes and Bane. Pictured left to right are St Paul Police Chief Axel Henry, Deputy Eckes, Bane and Sheriff Waak.