San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon places an official medallion on Pink, a 18-month-old Labrador Retriever, during a swearing in ceremony, declaring her an official victim specialitsts at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, November 17, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon places an official medallion on Pink, a 18-month-old Labrador Retriever, during a swearing in ceremony, declaring her an official victim specialitsts at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, November 17, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Two dogs sworn in as victim specialists by SF district attorney

Two Labrador Retrievers, 18-month-old Pink and 14 month-old Red, were honored Thursday, November 17 at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco, Calif. during a swearing in ceremony held by San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon, declaring them official victim specialists for the Hall of Justice. Photos by Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner.

18-month-old Labrador Retriever mix Pink sits attentively a ceremony held by San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon swearing Her and fellow Labrador, Red, in as official victim specialitsts at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, November 17, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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18-month-old Labrador Retriever mix Pink sits attentively a ceremony held by San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon swearing Her and fellow Labrador, Red, in as official victim specialitsts at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, November 17, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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