Officers and detectives work to improve the overall quality of life in Arlington through crime prevention and reduction measures. In addition to active patrols throughout the County and comprehensive follow-up investigations, the Department participates in numerous crime prevention programs and develops unique initiatives to educate and inform the community.
Serving as the nation’s elite specialized tactical law enforcement units, SWAT (Special Weapons and Tactics) teams are comprised of America’s most highly skilled and dedicated police officers. Exhibiting the highest levels of physical stamina and mental toughness, these committed officers operate with admirable efficiency in the command of their duties. Called upon to conduct highly specialized and extremely dangerous missions, they risk their lives to preserve order and protect those most in need.
This coin salutes the courage and commitment of all SWAT officers, whose skillful service keep us safe. The obverse depicts a four-man SWAT team advancing in full armor to meet an oncoming threat. Bordered by a classic wings design, and below contains a space for engraving.
Minted in a nickel alloy, this coin contains an antique finish.
Each coin measures in diameter.
This is an NWTMINT surplus item.