July 21, 2006

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Mike Williams' 07.21.06 local cop news

Missouri: A Missouri State Highway Patrol commander is recovering after shooting himself in the arm with a pistol during training.

Wisconsin: SWAT officers shoot woman after 8-hour standoff.

Florida: Deputy's Taser zaps husband and wife at traffic stop gone wild.

Arizona:Rookie cop's medal of valor among Tucson PD awards.

New York: NYPD shots fired up 75 percent since '04.

Florida: The State Attorney's Office cleared a Charlotte County Sheriff's deputy this week of any criminal charges after he shot and killed a man in the line of duty in June.

Indiana: Thief steals rifle from patrol car. Firearm was in trunk of SWAT officer’s marked patrol car at Circle Centre mall.

Iowa: Supreme Court to decide case involving deputy shooting. Sheriff's deputy who was exonerated in a fatal shooting but now has an expensive legal bill.

Texas: Former officer charged with transferring explosive. Prank involving flash-bang grenades caused serious injury.

North Carolina: An investigation is under way this morning in east Charlotte, after a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer shot and killed a man overnight.

California: An attempted robbery of an off-duty Oakland Police Department sergeant was foiled early this morning when the officer drew his weapon and the suspects fled, Oakland Police Department Officer Jacobs reported.

Arizona: A Mesa police officer has resigned after investigators accused him of lying about a convicted prostitute he was dating, police said.

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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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