Welcome, to the San Juan Law Enforcement Emergency Regional Response Team (LEERRT) tactical training and support website. This team was created to provide training resources and emergency support to small Law Enforcement agencies along the Texas-Mexico border to combat border related violence.


The San Juan Law Enforcement Emergency Regional Response Team (LEERRT) was created through a Homeland Security Grant awarded to San Juan Police Department in 2010 through the approval of the Homeland Security Advisory Committee managed by the Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council.


The LEERRT is the first border regional tactical unit composed of 17 local law enforcement agencies created to respond to tactical operations across Hidalgo, Cameron, Starr, Willacy, Brooks and Jim Wells Counties.


All training and support provided by the San Juan Law Enforcement Emergency Regional Response Team (LEERRT) is in compliance with the national swat standards developed by the National Tactical Officers Association.The (LEERRT) is also a member of the Texas Tactical Police Officer’s Association and the National Tactical Officer’s Asssociation.

Courses and Certifications offered:
  • Basic Swat
  • Advance Swat
  • Hostage Rescue
  • Vehicle Assault
  • Bus Assault
  • Dignitary Protection
  • Fast Rope
  • Rappelling
  • Manual Breaching
  • Ballistic Breaching
  • Mechanical Breaching
  • Thermal Breaching
  • Explosive Breaching
  • Pepperball
  • Taser
  • Tactical Shield
  • Active Shooter
  • NFDD
  • Less Lethal Munitions
  • Chemical Agents
  • Tactical Firearms
  • Defensive Tactics CQB
  • Tactical K9 Tactics
  • Emergency Driving
  • Armored Vehicle Tactics

Hidalgo Police joins regional SWAT team


SWAT Team During Training