Florence Police Sniper Team Takes Home Top 15 Ranking At National Competition:
Sgt. Ira Davis and SWAT Ofc. Lee Smith recently returned from competing in “Snipercraft” an national precision shooting competition held annually in St. Petersburg, Florida.
The two are part of 2 sniper teams utilized by the department. …Davis and Smith competed against 40 plus teams from throughout the United States and Canada. The team ranked 14th overall. The assignment of SWAT Sniper is a secondary assignment at the Florence Police Department. Both Davis and Smith serve as patrol officers as a primary duty.
In order to compete, the team trained off duty for months in advance of the competition.
This achievement places these officers in the top 5% of police sniper teams in the US.
For more information on this competition visit www.snipercraft.org