What are the requirements of trying to join a SWAT team on a police force?

How long do you have to be in a department and what kind of college do you need for this?

Asked By: Sam I Am - 9/5/2006
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Answered By: tiger_lily57 - 9/5/2006
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good question
Answered By: Moose - 9/5/2006
Different police departments have different requirements. Many have a time requirement as an active police officer on their department before a candidate can be considered for SWAT... More
Answered By: Dewhitewolf - 9/5/2006
Requirements for SWAT vary from dept. to dept. but in general they require... More
Answered By: pathfinder - 9/5/2006
It definetly depends on the specific departments requirements. For example, LAPD requires officers to have served at least 5 years in a "high speed" division (such as Rampart) before they are eligible to apply for the "Metro" division. Competition for SWAT team entrance is usually pretty tough. As mentioned in the... More
Answered By: Kevin - 9/5/2006
Number one you need to work for a police department as a police officer and I think your supervisor would be the one to answer that question.
Answered By: Donivon Uage - 9/6/2006
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