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SWAT School Open to Reporters

Monday session will include rappelling, urban climbing

SWAT candidate climbs

SWAT candidate in urban climb exercise (2009).

April 22, 2012 — The Salt Lake City Police Department invites reporters to observe SWAT School training tomorrow from 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Known for its rigor and intensity, the Department’s SWAT School is hosting candidates from several law enforcement agencies throughout the week. At 4:30 p.m. tomorrow, they will learn and demonstrate the intricacies of urban climbing and rappelling at the Fire Training Tower, 1600 S. Industrial Road (1900 W)., and reporters are invited.

WHAT:
SLCPD SWAT School urban climbing and rappelling

WHO:
SWAT candidates from multiple agencies

WHEN:
Monday, April 23, 2012
4:30–6:30 p.m.

WHERE:
Training Tower
1600 S. Industrial Road (1900 W.)
Salt Lake City, UT 84104

Contact: Reporters seeking comment tomorrow should contact the Public Information Officer at 801.799.NEWS (6397).

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