County of Mercer

Sheriff's Office


C.I.R.T. Division

            The Mercer County Sheriff’s Office participates in C.I.R.T., the County Critical Incident Response Team.  C.I.R.T. is a multi-jurisdictional team with the cooperation of 8 Mercer County law enforcement agencies, who comprise its members.   C.I.R.T. was created to provide resources for law enforcement during critical incidents such as high risk warrants, barricaded subjects, hostage rescue and other incidents where lifesaving resources could be utilized during emergency situations