Countywide SWAT/Negotiators

Sumner County has SWAT and Negotiators teams comprised of members from the Sumner County Sheriff's Office, the Gallatin Police Department, the Portland Police Department, the White House Police Department and the Millersville Police Department.

SWAT members approach a building during training session.

Team members search building for suspects and victims.

A suspect has been located and team members prepare to disburse chemical agents (teargas).

Room to room searches are routine business for SWAT.

Simulated removal of victim from the scene.   

SWAT is a team effort. Training often combines physical demands and the ability to focus on the objective.