Michael J. Dicharry, LtC, US Army (Retired) and K-9 Partner Jake
Mike spent 24 years in the military, both Navy and Army. He has been training as a dog handler with LaSAR Dog Team since November 1999. He has obtained his NASAR SARTECH II™ certification. His Belgian Malinois K-9 partner Jake, is NASAR certified as SARTECH III™ for both tracking/trailing and wilderness searches. Additionally Jake is LaSAR certified for water searches and NNDA certified for HRD. Mike is a reserve officer with St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office.