May 31, 2006

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Mike Williams' 05.31.06 local cop news

Massachusetts: A 24-year-old Westport man is scheduled to face murder charges Tuesday after he attempted to run down a police officer with a car, according to police.

California: One man was shot to death by San Pablo police in Richmond Monday evening after a vehicle pursuit turned into a physical confrontation.

Atlanta: Victim Fight Backs, Kills Robber. The victim, who is a former U.S. Marine, will not be charged since police say he was acting in self defense.

New York: A man died Monday evening following a crash that ended a police chase.

California: Officers Injured, Suspect Dead After Police Pursuit.

North Carolina: Boaters arrested for firing at others. The three men turned off all the lights on their boat and began firing at anyone they saw. An off-duty deputy was one of the boaters under fire by the M-16 automatic weapon.

Florida: A man driving a van stolen in Volusia County fatally shot himself in the head while being chased on foot after crashing the vehicle in Seminole County late Monday.

D.C.: President Bush marked Memorial Day by signing a bill that keeps demonstrators from disrupting military funerals.

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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  Asst. Chief Williams is a member of the IALEFI Board of Directors ( ) 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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