Officer Tyler Dean & Kony
Officer Tyler Dean has been an officer with LPD since September of 1993. Tyler has been a canine handler since December of 1999. Officer Dean's first partner Kimbo retired in 2006 and Tyler is now joined by Kony. Kony came to Lincoln via the Czech Republic and is a German Shepherd. Kony is trained as a dual purpose canine, trained in patrol and narcotics.