This specialized unit is trained in weapons and tactics to respond to critical incidents beyond the capabilities of normal patrol. The unit has two sergeants assigned as supervisors and sixteen officers. The unit is highly trained and skilled in resolving high risk incidents.
The SWAT team consists of 18 members who regularly train in live-fire entry techniques. Using state of the art equipment, the SWAT team is prepared to assist in the apprehension of dangerous fugitives, rescue hostages, and provide training and assistance in other high risk areas of law enforcement.