Select a link below to learn more about the most popular duty assignments available to Roanoke County's Police Officers.
The animal control unit is responsible for enforcing state laws regarding animals within the county.
Crime prevention programs are a vital part in making the community aware of crime and making community connections.
Roanoke County officers are paired with trained K-9 officers to help keep our schools, neighborhoods, and streets safer.
SROs provide classroom instruction and law enforcement on school campuses, and serve as an important liaison between students, school staff and parents.
Our Criminal Investigations Division (CID) investigates serious felony crimes committed against persons, society, or property in the county.
SWAT is an elite tactical unit, specifically trained for the highest risk operations.
Crash investigations are critical to understanding how crash fatalities occur and how future injuries and death can be prevented.