Green River hosts Advanced SWAT School Training


GREEN RIVER — From May 5, 2014- May 8, 2014 the Sweetwater County Joint SWAT Team hosted Advanced SWAT School Training. The training was conducted by Tac*One Consulting whose instructors have participated in hundreds of SWAT call outs with major metropolitan police departments. The Sweetwater County Joint SWAT Team had law enforcement agencies from New Mexico and Arizona travel to the area to participate in the training.

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The Sweetwater County Joint SWAT Team and participating agencies conducted advanced firearms training, tactical training and conducted live exercises in the area utilizing components of the team to include: the entry team, snipers, medical officer and Sweetwater County Bomb Squad.

The training and exercises are a benefit to our officers who are equipped with the knowledge and skills to respond safely and with precision at every level during a high risk situation.

-From a GRPD press release