SERT

 

S.E.R.T. (SHERIFF EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM)

The Sheriff's Emergency Response Team (SERT) is a specialized arm of the Malheur County Sheriff's Office. SERT members are trained in tactical responses for emergency situations. SERT is a support unit whose function is to safely, quickly, and effectively assists agency operations in the maintenance and restoration of order.

 

SERT may be activated for:

  • High risk cell extractions
  • Hostage, riot, and barricade situations in all facilities maintained by the Sheriff's Office
  • Street crimes
  • Gang investigations