Orange County Sheriff, Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team
"The Orange County Sheriff's Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team was established in 1970 to provide a variety of specialized law enforcement services to the unincorporated county areas, the Department's 13 contract cities, John Wayne Airport, OCTA, Superior Courts, Probation Department and the county's harbors, parks and beaches. The team is comprised of four individual teams. Each team is made up of 11 operators including a Sergeant, Team Leader and Assistant Team Leader. The SWAT team includes Snipers, Breachers, and is also a critical member of the county's Joint Hazardous Assessment Team (JHAT)."