January 11, 2007

Print Comment

Mike Williams, TeamOne Network Local Cop News
with Mike Williams, TeamOne Network

Mike Williams' 01.12.06 local cop news

Indiana: Carmel officer Dave Strong received the first SWAT Officer of the Year award from the Indiana SWAT Officer Association.

Missouri: Off-duty officer shot in North St. Louis.

New York: The year's first Frank G. Hammer Police Officer of the Month Award winner is a common sight on The Commons - Officer Scott Garin, a member of the award-winning Ithaca Police SWAT team and Ithaca Police Commons Patrol Unit.

New Jersey: Cops comb streets for officer's killer.

Ohio: Deputy's gun fires during arrest.

Baltimore: The fatal shooting of an off-duty Baltimore police officer underscores the brazen violence faced by police and residents alike in a city with one of the highest violent crime rates in the country.

California: A violent end to 2006. California cops come under fire.

Arizona: The state has launched an inquiry into allegations that a former Tempe officer misused money he controlled for a national police organization’s (National Association of Field Training Officers ) Arizona chapter.

Texas: Federal probe likely in Houston police shooting.

Michigan: One of two burglary suspects surprised Tuesday night by a Norton Shores police officer attacked her, and the officer's weapon fired in the ensuing struggle.

North Carolina: Taser involved in Newberry Middle School arrests.

Texas: Deputy Richard King, who was charged with aggravated assault by a public servant for shooting a man during a chase, was acquitted this morning.

South Dakota: A former Watertown police officer who was fired after making unfounded allegations that a male investigator sexually harassed her now is suing the city and its police chief.

About the author

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.

PoliceOne Columnists:

PoliceOne's team of expert writers provides our readers with valuable insight from both on-the-job and classroom experience.

To submit articles or become a columnist click here and include your background/CV and a sample of your writing.

All Columnists

PoliceOne Newsletter

Subscribe Now

Today's Top Stories

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
All of Today's News

Discuss The News

PoliceOne News and Current Events Forum More Forums

Officer Down

All Officer Downs Submit an Officer Down

Featured Columnist

Tim Dees
Police Tech & Gear
with Tim Dees