Star Wars' Chewbacca gets leading role in Texas police recruiting video

A police force in Texas got creative with a Star Wars-themed video, starring Chewbacca as a new recruit.

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The video released Wednesday by the Fort Worth Police Department started with roll call and the distribution of assignments.

“Jimmy. You get the Wookiee,” an officer at the front of the room said. “I’m sorry. Did you say the rookie?” Jimmy replied.

“No. The Wookiee,” the officer said before the camera cut back to Jimmy staring at his new partner.

But in a seemingly normal day of activities for the twosome, the Wookiee’s unique skill set didn’t appear to translate that well to the world of law enforcement.