K-9 Officer Schembri has been with the Ypsilanti Police Department since
November 1995. His partner, K-9 Buky, was born in the Czech Republic.
The two have worked the streets of Ypsilanti together since October
Officer Schembri and K-9 Buky attended the Von Der Haus
Gill Police K-9 Academy in Wapakoneta, Ohio. At this facility, K-9 Buky
was trained for duties that include narcotics detection, tracking,
handler protection, building search, area search, article search and