Yosh faithfully served the citizens of Umatilla County for over a year under the supervision of his handler, Deputy Lindsey Ballard. After experiencing medical problems in 2013, Yosh retired with honor to Deputy Ballard’s home in June 2014. During his tour of duty, Yosh’s tracking skills helped to locate and capture many criminal suspects, and his presence was instrumental in capturing murder suspect, Lukah Chang in Pendleton.
Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office
End of Watch: 7/23/14