• July 22, 2014

Austin SWAT team & Ford Hood snipers conduct urban environment sniper training

Army snipers are a crucial element in combat operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. The training to become one is intense. Austin Police Department's SWAT team came to Fort Hood to provide even more intense training to the snipers of 3rd Cavalry Regiment, 1st squadron. SGT Ricky Perez tells us more.

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