Comfort Dog joins Sterling Police force

STERLING (WIFR) -- The Sterling Police Department is the first in the area to add a Comfort Dog to the force.

Brinkley is 10 weeks old, currently going through training to become a Comfort Dog. She'll visit with victims and the community, to help those going through a hard time.

The department is hosting a community meet-and-greet on Saturday March 25, 2017 from 12pm-2pm at Smoked on Third at 14 E. Third St. in Sterling. Brinkley will be there for pictures and petting.