The Radford City Police Department has 4 K-9 teams in service. The K-9 Unit is on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The K-9 Unit operates in the City of Radford and assists other agencies throughout the New River Valley when called upon. The officers who are the K-9 handlers and the K-9 officers are a certified, specialized team trained in various disciplines.
Our K-9 teams are an extreme asset to our mission consistently and continuously providing service with courage, pride and order in their assigned duties in our community keeping it safe from various forms of criminal activity as well as providing educational opportunities to our youth through community services and public awareness activities.