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Somerset County Sheriff's Office

Special Response Team

 

 

The Special Response Team was created in 1997 as a weapons / entry component for the Correctional Response Team. It was evolved into a team of 17 highly motivated tactical officers now known as the Special Response Team. The team is now a hybrid of Correctional and Sheriff's Officers. SRT is dedicated to ensuring the safety and security of Somerset County buildings, properties, residents, and employees. They can assist other law enforcement agencies through out the state with any type of emergency situation.

Team Capabilities:

* Building Clearing * Crowd Control/Riots * High Tech Surveillance * High Risk Entries/Raids * Hostage Situations * VIP Security * High Risk Prisoner Transports * Weapons of Mass Destruction Response * Hazardous Materials Incident Response * Project Life Saver Assistance * Search & Rescue

Team Equipment:

* Colt M-4's with infrared sights * Night Vision Goggles * Thermal Imagers * Infra red Tactical Vision * Drager Rebreathers * Lanx Chemical Suits * Pepperball Launcher * 40 mm Gas Launchers

 

 

 

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