Essay about Swat

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SWAT Standard
For
Law Enforcement Agencies

National Tactical Officers Association
Published September 2011
Dedicated to the memory of Sergeant Mark Renninger
End of watch: November 29, 2009

NTOA SWAT Standard

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NTOA SWAT Standard
Copyright 2008, 2011
National Tactical Officers Association
Published September 2011

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Foreword ............................................................................................................................ 7
Introduction and Objective ............................................................................................... 10
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Scope of Standard ................................................................................................. 11
Definition of SWAT................................................................................................ 12
SWAT Team Purpose ............................................................................................. 16
SWAT Team Configuration and Capabilities ......................................................... 17
Agency Policy Governing SWAT Teams ................................................................ 25
Operational Planning ............................................................................................ 29
SWAT Team Augmentation ................................................................................... 30
Multi-Jurisdictional and Regional SWAT Operations ............................................ 31
Alternative Methods of Complying with Standard ............................................... 32

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Sample SWAT

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