PIERRE PART – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports that on Thursday, January 19, 2023. The Sheriff’s Office S.W.A.T. Unit conducted training exercises at the Pierre Part Fire and Rescue’s new state of the art burn building near the main fire station.
The Sheriff’s S.W.A.T. unit trains regularly in order to be able to adequately respond to S.W.A.T. assignments as needed.
In Thursday’s training S.W.A.T. members conducted numerous exercises including but not limited to S.W.A.T. movements, breaching, less lethal methods, and shoot don’t shoot scenarios.
Sheriff Falcon expresses his appreciation to the Pierre Part Fire and Rescue Operations for allowing us to utilize their first-class facilities for training.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or
Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at (985) 498-9353 or (985) 369-7281.