Mission Statement

The Central Montgomery County Special Weapons and Tactics (CMSWAT) team is a highly trained, well equipped, and extremely motivated tactical unit that will respond to any special threat incident when requested to ensure the protection and safety of innocent civilians and police, by apprehending or neutralizing the criminal element involved.


CMSWAT is a multijurisdictional, highly trained, special weapons and tactics team consisting of 14 municipalities. The municipalities include:

  • Ambler Borough
  • Bridgeport Borough
  • Conshohocken Borough
  • East Norriton Township
  • Lower Gwynedd Township
  • Lower Providence Township
  • Montgomery Township
  • Plymouth Township
  • Royersford Borough
  • Upper Merion Township
  • West Conshohocken Borough
  • West Norriton Township
  • Whitemarsh Township
  • Whitpain Township