Program Title: SWAT (New Series)
Telecast date: Wednesday, 2 March 2011
Telecast Time: 8pm
Channel: Astro, Channel 732
Executing high-risk drug busts, apprehending murder suspects, searching for high profile missing persons, and rescuing hostages – there is simply no such thing as a low-stress day on a SWAT team. But when the smoke and tear gas clear, the SWAT officers rely on one another to keep “the job” from driving them to the brink. Viewers ride shotgun wit this unique group of men and women as they tackle the toughest job in law enforcement and then head home to their loved ones.
Detroit SWAT # 14, 2 March
Weekley and the Detroit SWAT team are called to the scene of a barricaded gunman who is possibly schizophrenic and off his medication. When the suspect turns on the gas in the house, Weekly and his team are faced with the possibility that the whole house might explode. Officer Elijah “Goldmember” Hayes must execute a dangerous search warrant at the house a suspect in an identity theft scam. Officer Jason “Diesel” Brasgalla attends college classes and finds it hard trying to balance work, family and school all at once. Brasgalla joins the rest of SWAT team for an intense narcotics raid. The team is then called in to assist in the arrest of a subject suspected of stealing an ATM.
Detroit SWAT # 15, 9 March
The Dallas SWAT team is on the run in a high-speed chase that takes them across three counties in pursuit of a man who has carjacked an 18-wheeler taking it’s driver hostage. The intense situation heats up when the truck finally comes to a stop and SWAT has it surrounded. Negotiator Joe Guzman tries to calm the situation but the suspect sounds increasingly volatile and the hostage desperately pleads for her life. Next, Officers Keith Reig and Johnny Baker storm a suspected drug den and are surprised by who they find inside. The following day, Officer Baker shows up empty handed at the Dallas Police Department’s annual “Top Gun” competition. Now, he must compete with a weapon he’s never fired before.
Detroit SWAT # 16, 16 March
Two Dallas SWAT units are called in to handle an unusually complicated and dangerous narcotics sting where they’ll be hitting two neighboring homes of suspected drug dealers at the same time. Steve Claggett and Misty VanCuren deploy multiple tactics to get the job done. Meanwhile, when a man wanted by the DEA and suspected of harboring high-powered weapons barricades himself in a house, Dallas SWAT Officers J.D. Byas and Larry Gordon are called in to secure the location and get him into custody before he turns one of those weapons on them.
Detroit SWAT # 17, 23 March
Negotiator J.D. Byas is called out in the middle of the night to a hotel where a man is holding a woman hostage. After the suspect shoots a police officer, things threaten to get deadly, and J.D. fears the operation could end with a murder-suicide. Meanwhile Rich Emberlin heads to the hospital for long-overdue back surgery, and he fears the results may mean he’ll have to leave the force for good.
Detroit SWAT # 18, 30 March
Officer Jason “Diesel” Brasgalla is called away from his daughters’ birthday party when a barricaded gunman allegedly starts shooting off in a residential neighborhood. But when the witness changes her story, SRT is left to make a tough decision. Later, Sergeant Tim “Malibu” Dollinger leads an Internal Affairs raid to bust a supposed scam involving suspects posing as cops to steal money from innocent citizens. Also, SRT is called out to assist a neighboring police department break up a fraud scheme in an unexpected neighborhood.
The program is also available in Bahasa Malaysia and Chinese subtitle.