Sheriff's office hold SWAT training in West Ashley

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriff's Office held a SWAT team training exercise at the Charleston Dorchester Mental Health facility in West Ashley on Friday.

The sheriff's office and Crisis Negotiations Team each conduct monthly trainings and an annual training exercise with Charleston Dorchester Mental Health.

Authorities say during the exercise several scenarios are presented and the units work together to test capabilities and to strengthen the ability to work together toward a successful resolution of a particular crisis.
Copyright WCSC 2011. All rights reserved.