The Special Weapons and Tactics Team (S.W.A.T.) is a highly organized and specially trained team that augment all divisions within the Waxahachie Police Department.
The S.W.A.T. Team provides the department with:
- 24-hour coverage necessary for immediate response to barricaded suspects
- hostage takers
- active shooters
- and other high risk incidents that require specially trained and equipped personnel to respond to a special threat situation.