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Mike Williams' 02.10.06 local cop news

Houston: Knife-wielding teen shot by Houston officer.

Arizona: Phoenix police officer wounded, suspect killed.

North Carolina: Suspect Arrested In Dragging Of Durham Police Officer.

California: Governor awards San Francisco PD officer Medal of Valor.

Texas: Hobbs SWAT team faces automatic gunfire in standoff.

Houston: An officer-involved shooting overnight left a teenager in the hospital. Police say she was armed with a knife and emotional enough to shake off being hit with a Taser.

California: A police officer fired his Taser gun at a 37-year-old man with a history of mental illness Sunday afternoon after the man wielded a knife and argued with police, a Watsonville police captain said today.

Georgia: Police agencies in Georgia that use Taser stun guns would have to make sure their officers know how to use them properly under a bill passed overwhelmingly by the House on Wednesday.

California: A potent mix of anger and anguish fueled Mary Garcia's march to San Bernardino county and city law enforcement agencies Wednesday, one month after police shot a 19-year-old man in the notorious East Jackson Street neighborhood.

Oklahoma: The Governor’s Advisory Council on Latin American and Hispanic Affairs has voted to ask for an FBI investigation into the Sept. 26 fatal shooting of 17-year-old Richard Lee Sanchez by a Norman police officer.

Colorado: Coroner: Woman killed by police intended outcome.

Pennsylvania: Residents discuss Easton police with Justice Department. Private meeting in Easton of about 20 called 'cordial, open.'

Easton PD Moves Toward Accreditation -

Drastic changes will be essential for Easton police

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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