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Mike Williams' Local Cop News: 1.4.08
Minnesota: New Year’s crash kills Ramsey County deputy’s wife.
Related: Wrong-way driver has life of ups and downs. Beth Rhodes, 23, remained in critical condition after the New Year's Day collision that killed the wife of a Ramsey County deputy.
Related: Ramsey County deputy's last words to dying wife: Goodbye. After a wrong-way driver smashed into his squad car early New Year's Day, a Ramsey County deputy had time for last words to his spouse of 20 years
Missouri: Festus police chaplain shoots brother-in-law after prank.
Missouri: A St. Louis County judge plans to investigate allegations of juror misconduct that could lead to a third trial for Kevin Johnson, who was convicted in November in the murder of Kirkwood police Sgt. William McEntee.
New York: The man who was fatally shot by two New York City police officers on Tuesday night when he aimed a silver revolver at them was a fugitive suspected of shooting an officer in Cobb County Georgia in 2005, police officials said Wednesday.
D.C.: A prisoner serving a life sentence overpowered four guards at Laurel Regional Hospital yesterday, then went on a rampage, shooting a motorist, stealing vehicles and taking hostages before being killed in a shootout with police.
Washington: Woman Tasered on I-90 after charging at state trooper.
U.S. – Mexican border: Border agents assaulted at 'unprecedented' rate.
Maryland: Connections revealed between high rate of police crashes and lack of training.
Australia: Police union calls for greater Taser access.