• Police
  • SWAT
Season 1|Episode 2

Introduction to Police Special Operations

CQB will show how the mission of urban police has changed from peacekeeping into a military model over the past 30 years. Learn how riot control and the lessons learned from its excesses led to Los Angeles Police Chief Daryl Gates and John Nelson's creation of the original S.W.A.T team and an aggressive, paramilitary posture that was soon emulated around the country.