If you live in central Sioux Falls and hear explosions and see heavily armed police officers this week, there's no need for panic.

According to authorities SWAT training will take place the remainder of this week and into the week of June, 20, 2016, in Sioux Falls.

Sam Clemons spokesman for the Sioux Falls Police Department says the annual training sessions will take place in the central part of the city.  He said residents are likely to hear some explosions and may even see heavily armed officers in the area, due to the training.

Authorities won't reveal the exact locations of the training exercises.

SWAT team members will be working with different breaching techniques as part of the training program.

Source: Sioux City Journal

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