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Mike Williams' 04.26.07 local cop news

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Michigan: A man suspected of firing shots at an unoccupied nightclub shot at two police officers Tuesday, killing one, then died when officers returned fire, officials said.

Maryland: Officer in foot pursuit hit by police cruiser. One officer in grave condition.

Tennessee: Deputies find vehicle used in SWAT weapons theft.

Pennsylvania: Police say officer shot by air gun during standoff.

Illinois: Campus safety still top priority.

Texas: Police officers are sharpening the skills they would use to end a hostage situation or another call that would bring in the SWAT team.

Georgia: Grand jury begins training in police shooting probe.

Michigan: Council: Let FBI probe cop shooting. City Councilwoman Carolyn Sims, a retired Flint police officer, lashed out at what she called "rookie" police officers' wrongful use of deadly force. She called it a "senseless murder."

Wisconsin: Police officer saves life after man collapses while mowing lawn.

West Virginia: Homeowner almost shoots police officer.

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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