January 02, 2006

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Local cops news with Capt. Mike Williams: 01.02.06 report

Arkansas:
Top 10 Stories - Police shooting prompted many questions in community.

Virginia:
Emporia police officer shoots, kills 13-year-old.

New York:
Two men help NYC officer being beaten by man on a subway platform.

Texas:
Houston SWAT officers shot and killed a man Friday night, bringing to a bloody end an 8-hour standoff which began after the man allegedly shot and wounded a former employer and another man earlier in the day.

New Orleans:
Police chief open to change after shooting.
Hiring an independent monitor, buying safer weapons considered.

Arizona:
Taser use by police restricted, but not barred, for Fiesta Bowl.

Canada:
Taser victims urged to unite in an effort to force police to stop using the weapon.

Did Taser change son's behavior?

Man dies in police shooting.
Fatal stabbing led to police intervention.

Arizona:
Taser’s terrible 2005.

Texas:
3 Austin officers charged with beating handcuffed suspect.

Arizona:
16 counts filed against man after stand off.
He was hit in the thigh with a less-lethal projectile upon surrendering and bitten in the upper back by a sheriff's dog, according to a Pima County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman.

Massachusetts:
Man shoots self after standoff.

Tennessee:
Six Nashville Taser uses sent to board for review.

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.




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