SWAT Vehicle

Hardee County Sheriff's Office 
S.W.A.T. Team
Special Weapons And Tactics

Originally formed in 1994, the Hardee County S.W.A.T. Team consists of two, five-man squads and two commanders.

Captain Matt Tinsley serves as Commander of the S.W.A.T. Team with Lieutenant Andrew McGuckin as Assistant Commander.

The S.W.A.T. Team is trained to execute high-risk operations, such as conducting possibly hazardous search warrants for narcotics or wanted persons. The team is equipped with specialized equipment to aid them in situations they may encounter.

The team trains on a monthly basis and re-qualifies all members every yearly quarter.

For further information or questions, contact Captain Matt Tinsley at (863) 773-0304 Ext. 212 or email mtinsley@hardeeso.com

S.W.A.T. Team