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Virginia: Good security vs. bad police work. Avoiding wrong conclusions after the Virginia Tech massacre.=

Pennsylvania: LAPD Expert: 'Peril' justified shooting. In lawsuit testimony, he backs Easton police actions during standoff.

New York: Lourdes students pray for slain officer, police. 'His soul will protect our church.'

Pennsylvania: A University of Pennsylvania police officer fatally shot a carjacker who tried to take his gun, authorities said.

Florida: Man accused of ordering dog to attack officer.

Colorado: Members of the Pueblo SWAT team toured city high schools, Monday, to get a better idea of their layout should they have to respond to a situation like what happened at Virginia Tech.

Canada: Police now train to deal with 'active shooter'.

South Carolina: Standoff ends with one dead, one hurt, baby okay.

California: Rampage raises concerns over school safety.

Florida: SWAT member proud to serve. Officer is first woman to hold combat position on the team in Plantation.

Iowa: Sioux City police prepared for shooting scenario.

Nevada: Emergency communication processes in place on campus.

Ohio: Toledo police want you to know they're deep into the process of learning new ways to handle school shooting responses.

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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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