April 03, 2006

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Mike Williams' 04.03.06 local cop news

Washington: The Russian immigrant shocked a dozen times by a Taser fired by a Washougal police officer, has been awarded a $200,000 settlement.

Michigan: A Battle Creek SWAT officer who sustained a facial wound in a fatal, Friday-morning shoot-out with a Detroit murder suspect remained in good condition Saturday at Bronson Methodist Hospital.

Tennessee: Grand jury clears Nashville officers in deaths, notes concerns.

Rhode Island: Police officer fatally shoots alleged attacker.

Pennsylvania: Wanted man shot dead by police who were searching for his mom.

Wisconsin: Sparta police responding to a report of a suicidal person shot someone who threatened them with a handgun at an apartment complex.

D.C.: Congresswoman Accuses Capitol Police Officer of Racial Bias.

Wisconsin: Gunshot victim breaks Green Bay police officer's finger.

Texas: A jury cleared two police officers Friday on misdemeanor official oppression charges in the case of a handcuffed suspected who was punched and shocked after fleeing the scene of a traffic accident.

Alabama: A police officer used a Taser to break up a fight Thursday between two girls at Sidney Lanier High School. One girl was taken to the hospital.

Los Angeles: Speeding Officer Runs Red Light, Dies In Crash.

Michigan: A driver who crashed into a police car and tried to run over an officer following an attempted traffic stop was fatally shot by a city police officer early Friday, authorities said.

Louisiana: Bossier City police raise $5,300 for fellow officer. Account to help Sgt. Pat Chambers also opens at Hibernia.

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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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