10/24/2007

Mike Williams, TeamOne NetworkLocal Cop News
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Mike Williams' Local Cop News: October 24, 2007

New York: Despite the high-profile, 50-shot police shooting that killed Sean Bell last year, NYPD officers actually fired fewer shots in 2006 than in 2005 and struck more of their intended targets.

Florida: 'Death by cop' isn't usually that easy. Tasers and training make it an iffy proposition.

Canada: Quebec government committee rejects call for police to stop using Tasers.

Kentucky: Deputies suspended after Taser incident.

Michigan: Police chief charged over use of Taser.

Florida: Deputy wounds suspect in Lighthouse Point pharmacy robbery.

New York: Crooked Cop cases surge. NYPD’s top secret corruption report offers a look inside the rand and vile.

Florida: Bullet crashes through police cruiser, lodges in officer's headrest.

California: Police officers around California honored for heroic acts. Seven LAPD officers to be recognized.

Ohio: Cleveland police officer admits taking photo of dead school shooting gunman posted on the Internet.

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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