October 23, 2006

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Mike Williams' 10.23.06 local cop news

Mississippi: Officer killed after stopping motorist for speeding

Connecticut: By the time jurors deciding the fate of former Hartford police officer Robert Murtha finished deliberating Thursday, they didn't want to convict him. They wanted to hug him.

California: Suicidal suspect calls 9-1-1, lures officers to scene then ambushes and wounds two.

Arkansas: A bullet from the gun of a Benton County sheriff's deputy hit a Rogers police detective Friday during a struggle with a suspect wanted on drug charges, sources said.

Ohio: Cleveland officer fatally shoots armed man . Patrolman fired after suspect pulled gun, police say.

North Carolina: Injured officer talks for first time.

California: Gun battle ends with surrender. Five flee rural house after officers fire tear gas.

Florida: The rigors of SWAT training.

Connecticut: Man dies after Taser gun used by police.

Las Vegas: A man police called a suspect in an armed robbery died in police custody after fighting with officers who used Taser stun guns and handcuffs to subdue him.

Texas: Waco cleared in man's stun-gun death.

New York: Police shoot man partying on Upper West Side.

Georgia: Standoff causes schools to lock down. Suspect shot with bean bag round, taken into custody.

Pennsylvania: Tear gas ends standoff.

Connecticut: Houses evacuated, school locked down as suicidal man faces police.

Massachusetts: Officer struck by federal judge dies.

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Mike Williams is the Assistant Chief of the Chattanooga TN police department and a 33 year law enforcement veteran. He was a SWAT officer for more than 25 years and teaches Tactical Team Commanders Courses for Team One Network www.teamonenetwork.com  Asst. Chief Williams is a member of the IALEFI Board of Directors (www.ialefi.com ) and is chairman of the editorial committee. He also produces the daily Police Related News electronic newsletter which goes out to over 2,000 police officers in the US, Canada, Australia and South Africa on a daily basis and the weekly IALEFI newsletter.

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