CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WVEC) -- The Chesapeake Sheriff's Office hosted the 4th Annual 'Dancing with the Athletes' competition on Tuesday.

The 'Dancing with the Stars' like competition paired 10 Special Olympic Athletes with 10 local law enforcement officers. They preformed freestyle and group dance routines.

The Chesapeake Police Department and Virginia Beach Sheriff's Office also joined in.

About $17,000 was raised for the Special Olympics of Virginia during the competition.

PHOTOS: Chesapeake Sheriff's Office's 4th annual 'Dancing with the Athletes' competition