August 03, 2006

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Mike Williams 08.03.06 local cop news

California: Gang suspect sought in shooting of Fresno officer.

Pennsylvania: Bethlehem police officer, suspect injured in shooting.

Florida: Central Florida officer dies in hit-and-run. Report: Victim's body dragged about 2 miles.

Canada: The lawyer for a man shot a reported six times by police after stabbing a police dog last week is calling for an independent investigation into the shooting.

Texas: A suspect shot by Houston SWAT after a standoff at a Motel 6 near Hobby Airport late Monday night now faces aggravated assault charges.

California: 17-year-old shooting suspect fatally shot by Oakland police.

California: Suspect, 21, charged in Starbucks barricade.

North Carolina: A robbery suspect involved in a nearly nine-hour standoff died of a self inflicted gunshot wound and not that one that a police officer inflicted, authorities said.

Florida: The woman who was shot several times by SWAT team deputies to end an eight-hour standoff remained in critical condition 24 hours after the incident.

Ohio: An off-duty Akron police detective fatally shot during a family gathering last week had numerous problems with violent outbursts and arrests for alcohol-related incidents, and Akron police were well aware of them, Summit County court records show.

Oklahoma: Shooting involving Tulsa County sheriff's deputy under investigation.

Florida: Girl hurt when gun fires during hug.

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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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