S.W.A.T. is a crime drama that highlights the new assignment of Sergeant Daniel “Hondo” Harrelson. Hondo, a former Marine, is recruited to lead an elite S.W.A.T. team in his native Los Angeles. The series details the team’s assignments while focusing on the the Sergeant’s torn allegiance to his hometown and his team. While some members of his team utilize their skills from training to get the job done, Hondo’s deep personal ties to the Los Angeles community play a pivotal role in his day to day work.