Metro SWAT team to hold a training exercise

Metro SWAT team to hold a training exercise

URBANA — Members of the Metro SWAT team will be holding a training exercise in a building at 105 Grossbach Drive , U, from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday.

Signs will be posted in the area to notify people that police are training in the area, and police want the public to know the increase of police personnel and vehicles is part of the training exercise.

The Metro special weapons and tactics team includes police from the Champaign County sheriff's office, and the Mahomet Parkland College, Rantoul, University of Illinois and Urbana police departments.

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