North Augusta Public Safety and its SWAT Team members are conducting a mock emergency drill this morning at Hammond Hill Elementary, according to Lt. Tim Thornton. No child or school facility members are at risk. Today's drill is a follow up interaction with the school's personnel from the SWAT Team's assessment made from their training a few weeks ago.


NADPS SWAT plans to conduct similar follow up training this Thursday at North Augusta Elementary around noon while the students are eat their lunches in the cafeteria.