United States

Courthouse Facility Dogs in the United States

268 dogs in 41 states (as of  June 14, 2021)

Alabama
Angel House, Dothan (CCI)
Baldwin County District Attorney’s Office (CCI)
Butterfly Bridge Children’s Advocacy Center, Clanton (CCI)
Child Protect Children’s Advocacy Center, Montgomery (CCI)
Covington County District Attorney’s Office, Andalusia (CCI)
James M Barrie Center for Children, Gadsden (CCI)
Morgan County Children’s Advocacy Center, Decatur (CCI)
National Children’s Advocacy Center, Huntsville (CCI)
One Place of the Shoals Family Justice Center, Florence (CCI)
Russell County District Attorney’s Office, Phenix City (CCI)
Shelby County District Attorney’s Office (CCI)
Tri-County Children’s Advocacy Center, Dadeville (CCI)

Arizona
Maricopa County District Attorney, Phoenix – 2 dogs (Power Paws)
ChildHelp Children’s Advocacy Center, Phoenix  – 2 dogs  (CCI)
ChildHelp Children’s Advocacy Center, Phoenix (Power Paws)
Pima County Attorney’s Office, Tucson – 2 dogs (ADW)
Pinal County Attorney’s Office, Florence (CCI)

Arkansas
14th Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Harrison (CCI)
20th Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Conway (CCI)
Child Safety Center of White County, Searcy – 2 dogs (Duo)
Grandma’s House Children’s Advocacy Center, Harrison (CCI)

California
Contra Costa District Attorney, Martinez (CCI)
Corona Police Department (CCI)
Fullerton Police Department (CCI)
Hawthorne Police Department, Hawthorne (CCI)
Los Angeles County District Attorney, Los Angeles – 3 dogs (ADW)
Marin County District Attorney, San Rafael (CCI)
Monterey County District Attorney, Monterey – 2 dogs (CCI)
Redondo Beach Police Department (CCI)
Riverside County District Attorney (ADW)
San Bernardino District Attorney, San Bernardino – 3 dogs (ADW)
San Diego County District Attorney (Paws’itive Teams)
San  Francisco CASA (CCI)
San Francisco District Attorney, San Francisco  (ADW)
San Luis Obispo County District Attorney (CCI)
San Mateo District Attorney (CCI)
Santa Barbara District Attorney, Santa Barbara (CCI)
Santa Clara County District Attorney, San Jose (ADW)
Stanislaus County District Attorney, Modesto (CCI)
Tulare County District Attorney, Visalia (ADW)
Tuolumne County District Attorney, Sonora – 2 dogs (NEADS and TLC)
Vandenberg Air Force Base Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (TLC)
Ventura County District Attorney – 2 dogs (ADW)

Colorado
18th Judicial District Attorney, Englewood (CCI)
21st Judicial District Attorney, Grand Junction (CCI)
Blue Sky Bridge Child and Family Advocacy Center, Boulder (CCI)
Clear Creek County Child Services, Georgetown (CCI)
Denver District Attorney (CCI)
Englewood Police Department (CCI)
River Bridge Regional Center, Glenwood Springs (CCI)

Connecticut
University of Connecticut Police Department – 2 dogs (CCI)

Delaware
New Castle County Police Department (CCI)

Florida
Guardian ad Litem Program of Hillsborough County, Tampa (CCI)
Gulf Coast Children’s Advocacy Center, Panama City (CCI)
Kids House Wayne Densch Children’s Advocacy Center, Sanford (CCI)

Georgia
Barrow County District Attorney, Winder (CCI)

Hawaii
Hawaii County Prosecuting Attorney, Hilo (ADH) 
Honolulu Prosecuting Attorney (ADH) 
Kauai County Prosecuting Attorney, Lihu’e (ADH) 

Idaho
Ada County Prosecuting Attorney, Boise (CCI)
Bannock County Prosecuting Attorney, Pocatella (NEADS)
Bonner County Prosecuting Attorney, Sandpoint (CCI)

Courthouse facility dog Ken works in Bonner County, Idaho, with handler Peggy Frye:

Illinois
Adams County Courthouse, Quincy (CHAMP)
Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center (Duo)
Child Advocacy Center of McHenry County, Woodstock (Duo)
Child Protection Network, Bloomington (Duo)
Cook County State’s Attorney, Chicago (Duo)
Kane County Judicial Center, St. Charles (Duo)
Lake County Public Defender – Guardian ad Litem Division, Waukegan (Duo)
Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office, Waukegan – 2 dogs (Duo)
Madison County Courthouse, Edwardsville (Duo)
Sangamon County State’s Attorneys Office, Springfield (Duo)
St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s Office, Belleville (Duo)
Will County State’s Attorney’s Office, Joliet – 2 dogs (Duo)

Indiana
Miami County Probation Department (ICAN)
Monroe County CASA, Bloomington (ICAN)
Delaware County CASA, Muncie (Duo)
Elkhart County CASA, Elkhart (CCI)
Johnson County Prosecutor, Franklin (ICAN)
Prevail, Inc., Victim Advocacy Nonprofit, Noblesville (ICAN)
Vanderburgh County Prosecutor, Evansville (ADW)

Kansas
Kansas National Guard Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Team (KSDS)

Kentucky
CASA of Lexington (CCI)
Judi’s Place for Kids, Pikeville (CCI)

Louisiana
3rd Judicial District Attorney, Ruston (CCI)
35th Judicial District Attorney, Colfax (CCI)
Children’s Advocacy Center of Northeast Louisiana, Monroe (CCI)
East Baton Rouge District Attorney, Baton Rouge (CCI)
Hammond Child Advocacy Services, Hammond (CCI)
Southern Law Enforcement Foundation (CCI)
Terrebonne Parish District Attorney, Houma (CCI)

Maryland
Anne Arundel County Police Department, Millersville (CCI)
Baltimore Child Abuse Center (CCI)
Children’s Advocacy Center of Frederick County, Frederick  – 2 dogs (CCI)
Heartly House, Frederick (CCI)
The Cricket Center, Berlin (CCI)

Massachusetts
Executive Office of Public Safety, Boston (CCI)
Mansfield Police Department (NEADS)
Suffolk County District Attorney, Boston (CCI)
Wayside Youth and Family Support Network, Milford (NEADS)

Michigan
Leelanau County Prosecutor’s Office, Sutton’s Bay (CCI)

Minnesota
Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office, Brainerd (Helping Paws)
Orono Police Department (CDC)
Ramsey County Attorney’s Office, St. Paul (Helping Paws)
Stearns County Attorney’s Office, St. Cloud (Helping Paws)

Mississippi
CASA of Hancock County, Bay St. Louis (CCI)

Missouri
St. Charles County Prosecutor’s Office, St. Charles (CHAMP)
St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office (Duo)
The Child Advocacy Center, Springfield (Duo)
The Child Center, Wentzville – 2 dogs (CHAMP)

Montana
Children’s Justice Bureau, Helena (CCI)
Emma’s House Children’s Advocacy Center, Hamilton (CCI)

Nebraska
Project Harmony, Omaha (Patriot Paws)
Sarpy County Attorney’s Office, Papillion (CCI)

New Hampshire
Child Advocacy Center of Carroll County, Wolfeboro (ACTS)

New Jersey
Family Growth Program of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, Trenton (CCI)

New Mexico
Albuquerque CASA, Albuquerque (ADW)
Albuquerque Police Department (ADW)
Bernalillo County District Attorney, Albuquerque (ADW)
CASA of Chaves County, Roswell – 4 dogs (ADW)
CASA of Lea County (ADW)
Eighth Judicial District Attorney, Taos (ADW)
Fifth Judicial District Attorney, Roswell – 3 dogs (ADW)
Kids Inc Child Advocacy Center, Alamogordo (ADW)
Ninth Judicial District Attorney, Clovis (ADW)
Pueblo of Pojoaque Tribal Court, Santa Fe (ADW)
Twelfth Judicial District Attorney, Alamagordo – 2 dogs (ADW)

New York
Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie – 3 dogs (ECAD)
Dutchess County District Attorney, Poughkeepsie (ECAD)
Legal Services NYC (CCI)
Ontario County DA, Canandaigua (ECAD)
Nassau County District Attorney, Mineola (CCI)
The Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse, Poughkeepsie (ECAD)
Victims Assistance Center of Jefferson County, Watertown (CCI)
Westchester County DA, White Plains (CCI)

North Carolina
District Attorney’s Office for Alexander and Iredell Counties, Statesville (CCI)
McDowell County Child Advocacy Center, Marion (CCI)
Orange County Courthouse, Hillsborough (EENP)
Robin’s Nest Children’s Advocacy Center, Lenoir (CCI)

Ohio
Fairfield County Child Advocacy Center, Lancaster (CCI)
Greene County Prosecutor’s Office, Fairborn (CCI)
Henry County Child Advocacy Center, Defiance (CCI)
Lake County Domestic Relations Court, Painesville (CCI)
Mayerson Center for Safe & Healthy Children, Cincinnati (CCI)
Portage County Sheriff’s Office, Ravenna (CCI)
Ross County Child Advocacy Center, Chillicothe (CCI)
Seneca County Prosecutor’s Office, Tiffin (CCI)
Summit County Court of Common Pleas, Akron (Circle Tail)
Summit County Prosecutor’s Office, Akron (CCI)
Tuscarawas County Family & Children First, New Philadelphia (CCI)

Oklahoma
8th District Attorney, Newkirk (CCI)
Saville Center for Child Advocacy, Stillwater (CCI)
Stephens County District Attorney (K9s 4 Mobility)

Oregon
ABC House, Albany, OR (ADNW)
CARES Northwest, Portland – 2 dogs (CCI)
Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County, Medford (Dogs for the Deaf)
Columbia County District Attorney (CCI)
Juliette’s House, McMinnville (ADH)
Liberty House, Salem (Duo)
Yamhill County District Attorney, McMinnville (CCI)

Pennsylvania
Bucks County District Attorney, Doylestown (CPL)
Clinton County Probation Services, Lock Haven (SSD)
Cumberland County Adult Probation and Parole (SSD)
Cumberland County Children and Youth Services, Carlisle (SSD)
Lancaster County District Attorney (CPL)
Lancaster County Treatment Courts, Lancaster (SSD)
Lehigh County District Attorney (CPL)
Lycoming County Courthouse, Williamsport (CCI)
Monroe County Court of Common Pleas (CCI)
Tioga County Court Administration, Wellsboro (CCI)
York County Court of Common Pleas (SSD)
York County Juvenile Probation (SSD)
York County Treatment Courts, York (SSD)

South Carolina
10th Circuit Solicitor’s Office, Anderson (CCI)
Dee Norton Children’s Advocacy Center, Charleston (CCI)
Hopeful Horizons, Beaufort (CCI)
South Carolina Department of Corrections (PAALS)
The Care House of the Pee Dee, Florence (CCI)

Courthouse facility dog Roma works in Anderson, South Carolina, with handler Chelsey Moore:

Tennessee
19th Judicial District Attorney, Clarksville (CCI)
Campbell County Childre’s Center, LaFollette (CCI)
Children’s Center of the Cumberlands (CCI)
Jackson Police Department, Jackson (CCI)
Junior’s House Child Advocacy Center, Fayetteville (CCI)
Madison County Juvenile Court Services, Jackson (CCI)
Safe Harbor of the Smokies Child Advocacy Center, Sevierville (CCI)
Sumner Children’s Advocacy Center, Gallatin (CCI)
Williamson County CASA, Franklin (CCI)

Texas
Child Protection Center, Austin (ADW)
Coryell County District Attorney, Gatesville (Patriot Paws)
Ellis County Children’s Advocacy Center, Waxahachie (CCI)
Ellis County District Attorney, Waxahachie (CCI)
Emmy Haney House – CAC of Hamilton County, Chattanooga (CCI)
Family Advocacy Center, Irving (CCI)
Fannin County Children’s Center, Bonham (CCI)
Irving Police Department Family Advocacy Center, Irving (CCI)
Martin House Children’s Advocacy Center, Longview (CCI)
Montgomery County District Attorney, Conroe (Service Dogs, Inc.)
Nacogdoches County District Attorney, Nacogdoches (CCI)
Parker County Attorney’s Office, Weatherford (Service Dogs, Inc.)
Phoenix Center, Marble Falls (CCI)
Scotty’s House Child Advocacy Center, Bryan (CCI)
Smith County District Attorney, Tyler (CCI)
Texas CASA (CCI)

Utah
Children’s Justice Center, Provo (CCI)
Salt Lake City Police Department (CCI)
Uintah and Daggett Counties’ Children’s Justice Center, Vernal (CCI)
Weber County Attorney’s Office, Ogden (CCI)

Virginia
Child Abuse Program, CHKD, Norfolk (CCI)
Child Advocacy Center of Bristol/Washington County, Bristol (CCI)
Children’s Trust of Roanoke Valley, Roanoke (Saint Francis)
Collins Center & Child Advocacy Center, Harrisonburg (CCI)
Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney, Stafford County, Stafford (CCI)
Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney, Staunton County, Staunton (CCI)
Norfolk Police Department (Mutts with a Mission)
SafeSpot CAC of Fairfax County, Fairfax (CCI)
Valley Children’s Advocacy Center, Staunton (CCI)

Washington
Children’s Advocacy Center of Grays Harbor, Montesano (CCI)
Clark County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Vancouver (CCI)
Courthouse Dogs Foundation, Bellevue (CCI)
Dawson Place Child Advocacy Center, Everett – 2 dogs (CCI)
Eastern Washington University Police Department, Cheney (CCI)
Kids Hope, Moses Lake (ADH)
King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Seattle – 2 dogs  (CCI)
Kitsap County Prosecuting Attorney, Port Orchard (CCI)
Lutheran Community Services Inland Northwest (ADNW)
Partners with Families and Children, Spokane – 2 dogs (ADH) 
Pierce County Children’s Advocacy Center, Tacoma (CCI)
Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney, Tacoma (CCI)
SAGE Children’s Advocacy Center, Wenatchee (ADNW)
Skagit County Prosecuting Attorney, Mount Vernon (CCI)
Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney, Everett (CCI)
Thurston County Prosecuting Attorney, Olympia (ADH) 
Thurston County Monarch Children’s Justice and Advocacy Center, Lacey (ADH)
Victim Support Services, Everett (Brigadoon)

Washington, DC
Federal Bureau of Investigation, DC – 2 dogs (ADW)
U.S. Department of Justice (NEADS)

West Virginia
Marshall County Prosecutor’s Office, Moundsville (Duo)

Wisconsin
Menasha Police Department, Menasha (CCI)
Safe Harbor Child Advocacy Center (Duo)

A Courthouse Facility Dog is a graduate dog from an assistance dog organization that is a member of Assistance Dogs International and the dog is handled by a professional working in the legal field.

ADI Accredited Assistance Dog Organizations in the US Placing Courthouse Facility Dogs

ADH – Assistance Dogs of Hawaii

ADNW – Assistance Dogs Northwest

ADW – Assistance Dogs of the West

ACTS – Assistance Canine Training Services

Brigadoon Service Dogs

CCI – Canine Companions for Independence

CDC – Can Do Canines

CPL – Canine Partners for Life

CHAMP Assistance Dogs

Circle Tail

Dogs for Better Lives

Duo

ECAD – Educated Canines Assisting with Disabilities

EENP – Eyes Ears Nose and Paws

Helping Paws

ICAN – Indiana Canine Assistant Network

K9s 4 Mobility

KSDS Assistance Dogs, Inc.

Mutts with a Mission

NEADS

PAALS – Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services

Patriot Paws

Paws’itive Teams

Power Paws

Saint Francis Service Dogs

Service Dogs, Inc.

SDV – Service Dogs of Virginia

SSD – Susquehanna Service Dogs

TLC – Tender Loving Canines Assistance Dogs

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