Miami Swat

DOCUMENTARY CHANNEL – Fridays from 14 May, 9.30pm

This adrenaline-fuelled, hard-hitting action series follows Miami’s ‘Special Response Team’ – one of the world’s most elite police forces – in their fight against the city’s criminal gangs. Despite being America’s sexiest beach city, Miami has serious problems with crime and heavily-armed, multi-billion dollar South American drug cartels. S.R.T. say, ‘when they call us, it’s gotten bad’, and with first-time, frontline access to Miami S.R.T., this series follows their most dangerous operations: assaulting fortified crack houses, drug busts, hostage situations (with all the tense negotiations), high-risk arrests, gang warfare, explosive breeches and tracking down the drug smugglers, on land, sea and air.

The series also has exclusive access to the dangerous work of other police departments that work arm-in-arm with SRT – the undercover cops, the narcotics detectives, vice and homicide divisions.This is a true-life ‘Band of Brothers’. The viewer gets to know the team intimately – nicknamed ‘The Real Men in Black’ – and experience their extraordinary camaraderie: understanding their fears, aspirations, why they do what they do and how it feels to take lives and to save them. With unparalleled access, the viewers experience frontline intense, heart-pounding action. This series contains some of the most raw and uncompromising footage ever seen on television. With immense combat experience and engaging personalities, the pulsating series offers the viewer gets a unique, razor-close vision of this terrifying and deadly warfare.

CRIME & INVESTIGATION – Thursdays from 19 November, 9.30pm

This adrenaline-fuelled, hard-hitting action series follows Miami’s ‘Special Response Team’ – one of the world’s most elite police forces – in their fight against the city’s criminal gangs. Despite being America’s sexiest beach city, Miami has serious problems with crime and heavily-armed, multi-billion dollar South American drug cartels. S.R.T. say, ‘when they call us, it’s gotten bad’, and with first-time, frontline access to Miami S.R.T., this series follows their most dangerous operations: assaulting fortified crack houses, drug busts, hostage situations (with all the tense negotiations), high-risk arrests, gang warfare, explosive breeches and tracking down the drug smugglers, on land, sea and air.