To provide a tactical response team capable of rapid deployment within 30 minutes of request, available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
SWAT is comprised of the following team members:
- Team Commander
- Team Leaders
- Operator Specialists
- Crisis Negotiators
- Reconnaissance/Precision Marksmen.
Each team member is a graduate from the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission SWAT school and performs regularly scheduled monthly training.