Meanwhile whilst doing a favor for his incarcerated mother, Street ends up attacking a civilian and puts both his career and Hondos ability to be a leader into question. At the end of the episode, Jessica and Hondo both agree to maintain their relationship without letting anyone know. Meanwhile, Hondo discovers his father has a lung cancer, which further concerns him about his father's stubborn act and the team decides to help out Luca's food truck business.

Shemar Moore stars in the series as Sgt. [4] In May 2020, CBS renewed the series for a fourth season which is set to premiere on November 11, 2020. This caused tension between the two after Tan decided it was best that they did not continue their relationship after later reconnecting in Blindspots. As one of the first fatal police shootings to be filmed on cellphone cameras and spread widely on social media, the death of the 22-year-old Mr. Grant, who was Black, has long festered in the Bay Area and beyond as an example of police brutality. Also, Hondo tries to make amends with Nichelle, Luca experiences anxiety about his return to the field, and Deacon hesitates when asked to speak to a group of recruits about mental health. The following lists the seasons of the series S.W.A.T.

In order to stop his downward spiral, Hondo must orchestrate a meeting between Buck and Raymont Harris. The district attorney in Alameda County, Calif., said on Monday that she would reopen an investigation into the 2009 killing of Oscar Grant III, an event that spurred mass protests in Oakland and more than a decade of calls for justice after he was fatally shot in the back by a transit officer. During Christmas Eve, a drug cartel's cache of gold bars was stolen, forcing the S.W.A.T team to put their vacation on hold to apprehend the thieves. “Absolutely we are hopeful that Nancy O’Malley and her team will do the right thing, and the right thing is to convict Pirone for his actions in causing my son to lose his life and be killed,” Ms. Johnson said, according to The Mercury News. Officer III Victor Tan is a three-year veteran of SWAT, joining after serving with the LAPD Hollywood Division's Vice Squad. After they find him, they discover he witnessed a kidnapping perpetrated by two ICE agent impostors who are gaining access to an upscale neighborhood by targeting domestic workers.

Supporters of Mr. Grant, including his family, have long felt that justice was not achieved. team are called then a suspected homemade terrorist accidentally blows himself and most of his building up in a Highland Park explosion. Also, the SWAT team tracks down a ruthless crew uses deadly force while stealing from card casinos and Buck approaches Deacon to partner on a private security opportunity. The 20-David squad welcomes Lt. Piper Lynch from LAPD Hollywood Division as they race to stop a serial bomber using drones as a detonation devices. When DuBois makes a critical mistake endangering everyone's lives, Cortez removes her from Command and, with Hicks, informs the FBI of DuBois' drug problems. Tan and Street must recover Tan's stolen radio from an opportunistic cheerleader. He is portrayed by David Lim. Also, Deacon and his wife, Annie, prepare to welcome their fourth child. Also, Chris struggles with how to comfort the kidnapped officer's parents when she is restricted from giving them certain details of the investigation. On February 3, 2017, it was announced that CBS had greenlit production of a pilot episode written by Aaron Rahsaan Thomas and Shawn Ryan[1] and directed by Justin Lin. officers, but the recently burglarized family is suspected of hiding something. When Deacon can't fully pay his debt quota, Mickey asks for another favor instead.

An eviction notice turns into a dramatic standoff, and Hicks finds himself in a life or death situation when he offers to trade himself for the wounded officer who has been taken hostage by an evicted family. [79] On November 17, 2017, CBS picked up the series for a full season of 20 episodes[80] and on December 1, 2017, CBS ordered two additional episodes for the first season bringing the total to 22 episodes. A street-side memorial to the shooting victim Oscar Grant in Oakland, Calif., in 2010. found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in 2010.