April 24, 2006

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Mike Williams' 04.24.06 local cop news

Indiana: Police officer shot near IU-South Bend campus.

Texas: A Houston police officer was grazed by a bullet and a suspect was shot twice while officers were responding to a report the man was reportedly shooting at his wife and children in their north Houston home this morning.

Texas: Local Police Officer Indicted In Death Of Fellow Officer in training accident.

D.C.: Authorities say a D.C. police officer who was shot Saturday afternoon was trying to arrest an auto theft suspect.

Nebraska: A 22-year-old Omaha man was hospitalized in serious condition after being shot by a police officer early Saturday morning. Koko Sessou allegedly tried to hit the off-duty officer with his car.

South Carolina: A Taser accident in the Beaufort police squad room Tuesday sent one officer to the hospital, Beaufort police Chief Jeff Dowling said.

New Jersey: Officer accused of gun 'prank'. Captain Pulled loaded gun on fellow officer. Retirement followed.

Louisiana: St. Martin Parish prosecutors said Friday that a deputy was likely justified in shooting to death a man who was beating his 3-year-old daughter.

California: Dispatch logs of fatal shooting made public.

South Carolina: Submachine gunfire to signal SWAT meet.

Canada: Caledonia residents — hoping for a decisive end to the 52-day Douglas Creek Estates occupation — were shocked to watch police turn and drive away after protesters smashed their vehicle windows.

Denver: Man killed in police shooting. Suspected prowler's death at apartments shakes up residents.

Texas: Officer faces charges after alleged assault caught on tape.

Maryland: Sniper case police chief heads for 'Hawaii 5-0' force

New York: 3 days of secret police drug raids bring 78 arrests throughout city.

Texas: An on-duty police officer was arrested before dawn Wednesday in connection with a federal drug investigation, as five of his brothers were apprehended at homes throughout the Hidalgo County.

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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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