ERT Team

The North Dakota Highway Patrol Emergency Response Team (ERT) is comprised of officers specially trained for certain emergency situations to include:

  • Search and rescue
  • Riot/crowd control
  • Hostage/barricaded individual situations
  • Dignitary protection and security 
  • Natural disasters such as:
    • Tornadoes
    • Floods
    • Storms
    • Hazardous material displacement
  • Bomb threats
  • Assistance with disturbances at the ND State Penitentiary or any other state institution