CAP's very own Patty is doing wonderful things in western Michigan & we couldn't be more proud. Great job to Canine Advocate Patty, Victim’s Services Coordinator Jeannie Wernet, & Ionia County Prosecutor Ron Schafer for all of their hard work, dedication, and devotion to helping crime victims.
Dogs in court: See how canine program has changed juvenile cases in West Michigan
Sometimes, prosecutors have to ask one of them a tough question. Scary questions about things the girl likely wants to push out of her mind. Patty just puts a paw on the girl's lap. It’s OK, she reminds her. Everything will be OK. "