The Anderson County Sheriff's Department Tactical Operations Unit is a specialized, highly trained
team of deputies prepared for deployment in situations that require the use of special tactics
Typical situations in which this unit is deployed include hostages or barricaded suspects, high-risk
warrant service, security for high-risk court trials, dignitary protection, detention facility disorders,
drug related search warrants, high-risk prisoner transports and a variety of other scenarios that
are outside the realm of normal law enforcement capabilities.