ROANOKE, Va. – The Roanoke Police Department has three new four-legged officers joining the force.
K-9 Magnum is a Dutch Shepherd, K-9 Knox is a German Shepherd and K-9 Vader is a Belgian Malinois.
All three of the K-9s will be trained in narcotics detection and patrol apprehension.
The department says all three dogs are less than two-years-old and will be in training with their handlers for the next two months.
With these three additions, RPD now has seven K-9 officers.