08/29/2006

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Mike Williams' 08.29.06 local cop news

Chattanooga: A Chattanooga man is in custody, after stabbing three people, and a 4 ½ hour standoff with Chattanooga SWAT Team.

Louisiana:  Sheriff Fights to Keep Down Crime After Helping Town Survive Hurricane Katrina.

Pennsylvania: A 43-year-old man cleared last month of threatening to kill a family was arrested early Saturday after a standoff with five police agencies.

Wisconsin: The Sheboygan County district attorney says the officer who fatally shot a man earlier this month had no choice if he wanted to save a woman's life.

Ohio: Police shooting claims man's life. Estranged wife called 9-1-1 for help.

California: The city of San Jose will pay nearly $800,000 to the Hells Angels motorcycle club to settle a lawsuit that claimed city police crossed the line when they fatally shot three dogs during a raid on two bikers' homes.

Illinois: Prosecutors filed a new charge Friday against a Champaign County corrections officer accused of using a Taser improperly on a jail inmate.

Ohio: Police are reviewing the arrest of an East Toledo man Thursday to determine why officers were unable to subdue him with Tasers.

Florida: Sonz makes SWAT sweat.

Connecticut: Cops end Danbury siege. SWAT team nabs man accused of stabbing death.

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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