Special Response Team (SRT)

  • The EPISD Police Department Special Response Team consists of select sworn personnel who have received specialized training SRT officers must complete frequent firearms qualification and intensive building search and active shooter situation training. SRT consist of one sergeant acting as team leader and trainer of each officer to respond to active shooter situations or hostage situations. Each officer in the EPISD Police Department has been trained to respond to active shooter situation, high risk and warrant services, but are also utilized for unusual or special events such as VIP protection, and supplementing field officers during demonstrations.