Special Weapons and Tactics
The Special Weapons and Tactics Team is a multi agency unit. It is comprised of highly trained deputies and police officers from various agencies in Orange County. They are specifically trained to deal with high-risk situation such as search and arrest warrants, armed and barricaded suspects, mentally deranged persons, and hostage rescue.
The Special Weapons and Tactics Team is a volunteer unit where the members have other full time positions inside their respective departments. Membership on the team requires members to stay in peak physical condition and attend monthly required training.
The Special Weapons and Tactics Team is ready and able to handle the most extreme law enforcement situation. Team members are a very dedicated and professional group of Deputies and Police Officers who have made a total commitment to protecting the citizens of Orange County.