Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT)

The Radford University Police Department SWAT team is comprised of highly trained officers who are dedicated to the safety of the RU community and to the preservation of life.  The team is responsible for the service of high-risk warrants, effecting the arrest of barricaded subjects, the tactical element of hostage situations, and responding to critical incidents involving a high safety risk to the public, police officers, or suspects.