K9 Bugsy is a German Shepherd working patrol and narcotics detection with his handler, Officer Audrey Thompson. 



Bugsy was born September 2012 and was partnered with Officer Audrey Thompson in March 2013.  Bugsy is a male, 70lb, Sable German Shepherd from the Czech Republic and was cross trained for patrol work and narcotic detection.


Bugsy has the ability to detect methamphetamine, cocaine, heroin, and marijuana. He is an extremely energetic and athletic dog who loves to work and play.   When he is “off duty” Bugsy is a family dog who resides with his handler.

Officer Thompson started her career with the Livermore Police Department (LPD) in September 2005.  In October 2005, Officer Thompson graduated from the Contra Costa County Police Academy. Officer Thompson is currently assigned to Patrol.  Officer Thompson has been a K9 handler since March 2013 and is currently working with her K9 partner Bugsy.