Tactical Apprehension and Control Team (TAC)
The T.A.C. team of the Sterling Police Department is made up of eight Sterling Police Officers and two TEM’s (Tactical Emergency Medics) from the Sterling Fire Department. The T.A.C. Team is available and ready for any high risk incident that would require their deployment.
Training continues to be a high priority for the T.A.C. team and they train monthly. Some of their training includes: medical rescue, stacking, entry, radio commands, moving and rescue; chemical munitions; specialty munitions; tactical scouting; SCBA (self contained breathing apparatus); repelling; active shooter/violence entries; equipment usage and deployment; distraction devices, and a tactical debrief.