Police Quest V: SWAT Walkthrough Contents: I. If you need help getting started. II. If you need help with the small arms or combat training. III. If you need help with the sniper training. I. If you need help getting started. *If you don't know what to do after your introductory briefing: Before you leave the class room, familiarize yourself with options available from this screen. Click on the chalkboard and read the training topics. Click on one of the television sets to access the SWAT team interviews. Click on the bulletin boards to read department postings. When you've familiarized yourself with all the elements in this room, exit by clicking on the door at the right of the screen. *If you've left the classroom after your introductory briefing and don't know where to go: You're supposed to be in small arms training. Click on the picture of the Police Academy in the upper left of the screen to access the weapons briefing screen. Use this screen to familiarize yourself with your SWAT gear. When you are finished learning about your gear, click on SELECT, then on the SWAT logo graphic in the lower left of thescreen. Choose small arms range from the menu that appears. II. If you need help with small arms or combat training: *If you don't know what gun to use. Listen to the instructor. He will tell you what weapon and ammunition are needed for the next drill. *If you don't know how to load or reload your weapon. Load your weapon by clicking the appropriate ammunition on it. Then click on the weapon to make ready. The cursor will change to the gun sight. If you need to reload, click the weapon in the inventory area. Click the ammunition on the weapon, then click on the gun to make ready. Don't worry, you can't run out of ammo during a drill! *If you're using the MP5 and don't understand the settings. The MP5 has three settings, the bottom one is "safety on". The middle setting is "semi-automatic". This setting fires one bullet at a time. To fire a continuous stream of bullets, choose the top setting, "automatic". You can choose a setting by clicking on it, then clicking outside the setting box to begin the drill. When the instructor tells you to put the gut on safety, select the bottom setting, then click outside the box. *If you've loaded your gun and you don't know what to do. Listen to the instructor. He will tell you what the drill is going to be. When the whistle blows, perform the drill exactly as instructed or face the wrath of your teacher! *If this is your first time in small arms training and it seems to go on forever. Go somewhere else and practice there! Try combat or sniper training. Once you've reached a certain level of proficiency in the basics, you will receive a callup. If you need help with combat training.: *If you can't access combat training. You can't enter combat training until you have completed at least one small arms drill. Once you've done some small arms training, you will have access to combat training. *If you don't know what weapon to use in combat training. All combat training drills are performed with the Colt .45. You will not need to change weapons during the training. *If you need help with the Dozier drill. Shoot at all five targets until they fall. To get through this drill successfully, load your gun right before the drill starts so you don't run out of ammo. Aim for the head of each target. As your aim gets better, you should be able to complete this drill well under par time and with only five shots. *If you need help with the Presidente drill. This drill takes some practice to perform smoothly. Load your gun right before the drill starts. Moving from left to right or right to left, mentally number the targets from one to three. When the drill begins, aim at the circle on each target. Shoot target one once, target two once, target three twice, then target two once and target one once. Reload as quickly as possible, then repeat the sequence. Practice will make you faster on this drill! *If you need help on the Combat drill. This is a fun drill! The drill will last for twenty seconds, butthere is no par time. Load your weapon before the drill starts. As each target turns toward you, aim at it and fire. Reload your weaponas necessary. Hit as many targets as possible in the twenty seconds. III. If you need help with sniper training: *If you keep getting turned away from sniper training. You can't enter sniper training until you have completed at least one small arms drill. Once you've done some small arms training, you will have access to the sniper range. *If you're having trouble making the zero shot. Click on the rifle to bring up the targeting screen. If this is your first time at the range, listen to Saunders' explanation of the rifle's adjustment knobs. Do not make any adjustments to the rifle settings before making the zero shot. Use your mouse to center the rifle's crosshairs on the target. Load your weapon by clicking the ammo from inventory on the rifle right below the sight. Fire by clicking in the same place. After you fire the first time, Saunders will tell you what adjustments to make. Continue to make adjustments until you hit the target. *If you want to qualify as a sniper. After you've completed two separate training drills at the sniper range, return to Metro. Pacmeyer will ask you if you want to attempt to qualify as a sniper. Say yes! Go back to the sniper range and take the test. If you fail, you must complete two more training drills at the sniper range before you can take the test again. *If Pacmeyer never asks you if you want to qualify as a sniper. You will need to talk to him about qualifying fairly early in the game, as he will eventually get promoted and move out of D Platoon. A good time to work on sniper training is right after your first callup. This will catch Pacmeyer before he leaves. Use the Control Panel button to set the Callups frequency to almost nothing. This will give you the most time to practice before you are called to a crisis. Contents: I. If you are at the Lucy Long callup. II. If you are at the Warehouse callup. III. If you are at the Eastman Enterprises callup as an element leader. IV. If you are at the Eastman Enterprises callup as a sniper. I. If you are at the Lucy Long callup: *If you have just arrived at the callup site and don't know what to do. When Pacmeyer asks you to question the Long's neighbor, go to where the man with the rake is standing with the two police officers. Click your arrow cursor on him to question him. You should also question the two officers. Keep clicking on the officers and neighbor until they start repeating themselves. *If you have questioned the neighbor and the police officers and don't know what to do next. Go back to the SWAT van by clicking your arrow cursor on it. Click on your SWAT team members to question them. Eventually Rooker will call a briefing. Rooker will tell you what team you're assigned to, and Pacmeyer will tell you what weapon and ammo to use. If you have further questions, click on Rooker or Pacmeyer for more information. If you have questions about your weapons or ammo, take them from your inventory and click them on Pacmeyer. He will give you further information on your weapons. Make sure youload your weapon! If you've been assigned to rear containment: *If you need help right after the gunshots fire. Pacmeyer orders MP-5s on full auto. Make sure you set the weapon to full auto before joining the others. When you're told to move up, select SLICE PIE and slice the pie right to move up on the house. You will see the team mirror the door, then enter the house. You must now get in position at the back of the house.