COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) — Lt. Clint Sims is a veteran at the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Department. He’s is the commander of a shift. He’s also a negotiator for the Special Response Team, or SRT. The SRT is similar to what most departments call a SWAT team.
Lt. Larry Swearingen has been with the sheriff’s department for 17 years. He’s commander of the SRT and a training officer.