Vote for Brinkley! Sterling police comfort dog competing for grant money

STERLING – Time to give back the love.

One of the area’s cutest K-9 comfort cops – Brinkley, Sterling Police’s golden retriever – is competing for a share of a $25,000 Aftermath grant, and she needs you.

Online voting starts Tuesday and runs through Oct. 26. People can vote once every 24 hours at each of these sites:, @aftermathK9grant on Instagram, and @aftermathcares on Facebook.

The winner will be announced Oct. 28.

Brinkley’s care and programs are paid for through grants and donations, so any money she might win will be used to support her.

Aftermath provides biohazard, COVID-19 and crime-scene cleanup services nationwide. Leartn more at Aftermath Cares on Facebook.