S.W.A.T. Season 5: Release Date, Cast, and Plot

Conceived by Robert Hammer and developed by Rick Husky, ‘S.W.A.T.’ is an American action crime drama TV series, heavily inspired by the 1975 TV series of the exact title. The new series is being developed by Aaron Rahsaan Thomas and Shawn Ryan which was launched on CBS on November 2, 2017, with Original Film, Studio CBS, and Sony Pictures Television currently serving as the producers. The series features Shemar Moore, Stephanie Sigman, Alex Russell, Lina Esco, Kenny Johnson, Peter Onorati, Jay Harrington, David Lim, Patrick St. Esprit, and Amy Farrington.


The series currently has five seasons in total. The first season was released on November 2, 2017. The second season was launched on September 27, 2018. The third season was renewed by CBS on May 9, 2019, and was released on October 2, 2019. The fourth season was renewed in May 2020 and premiered on November 11, 2020. The fifth season was renewed in April 2021 and was launched on October 1, 2021, and is set to conclude on May 22, 2022.


Even though the fifth season is still ongoing, die-hard fans of this series can’t help but be curious to find out if more new adventures await for the S.W.A.T. team. Well, let’s find out below.


How Many Episodes Does S.W.A.T. Season 5 Comprise Of? 


The fifth season is currently airing on CBS every Friday at 8 p.m. ET/PT will have 22 episodes in total. The list of episodes are–


  • Episode 1: Vagabundo    

  • Episode 2:    Madrugada    

  • Episode 3: 27 David    

  • Episode 4:    Sentinel    

  • Episode 5: West Coast Offense 

  • Episode 6: Crisis Actor    

  • Episode 7: Keep the Faith 

  • Episode 8:    Safe House 

  • Episode 9: Survive    

  • Episode 10: Three Guns    

  • Episode 11: Old School Cool

  • Episode 12: Provenance 

  • Episode 13: Short Fuse 

  • Episode 14: Albatross 

  • Episode 15: Donor    

  • Episode 16: The Fugitive   

  • Episode 17: Cry Foul   

  • Episode 18: Incoming   

  • Episode 19: Family   

  • Episode 20: Quandary   

  • Episode 21: Zodiac   

  • Episode 22: Farewell


Is Season 6 of S.W.A.T. Renewed by CBS?


Currently, the series is yet to be renewed by CBS. Since the fifth season is ongoing, it might take a while for CBS to make the renewal announcement for the next installment of the popular crime drama series.


We’re certain that the series will return with the sixth season. Until then, let’s wait patiently for further updates. 


When is S.W.A.T. Season 5 Releasing?


The official release date is yet to be determined. It’s not known when the exact release date will be but looking at the release timeline, new seasons were released every year without a gap, and if the showrunners follow the same timeline, fans can expect to see the new episodes in late 2022 proceeding through till early 2023.


As for the episode, we can expect 20 or more episodes in the potential sixth season of S.W.A.T.


The Cast of S.W.A.T. Season 5: Who Will Return?


It’s expected for all the major characters reprising their roles in the sixth season including–


  • Shemar Moore in the role of Sergeant II Daniel “Hondo” Harrelson Jr.

  • Dan Maloney depicts Sergeant II, David Kay

  • Kenny Johnson characterizes Officer III Dominic Luca

  • Lina Esco will play Officer III Christina “Chris” Alonso

  • Patrick St. Esprit will play the role of Commander Robert Hicks

  • Alex Russell will play Officer III James “Jim” Street

  • David De Santos characterizes Rodrigo Sanchez

  • Amy Farrington will play Officer Piper Larkin.

  • Ray Strachan in the role of Devin


Where To Watch S.W.A.T. Series?


S.W.A.T. series is available to watch on Google Play, Amazon Prime Video, Tubi, and Hulu streaming services.

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