Mike Williams' Local Cop News: 12.21.07
California: Sheriff's gang officer killed in south Sacramento shooting. Sheriff's Detective Vu Nguyen, 37, died Wednesday evening from a bullet wound to neck. Nguyen was leaping backyard fences in pursuit of a young man in a puffy camouflage jacket when his partner heard shots ring out just after 2 p.m.
Florida: Tear gas ends 4-hour standoff.
Colorado: Tuesday afternoon, Denver police commanders congratulated Officer William Hunter on his 35-year career and his impending retirement from the force Friday. Wednesday, some of those same commanders were comforting Hunter's family at the hospital as the veteran officer struggled to survive after his patrol car mysteriously crashed.
California: Danger under the hood? Product shot of the "masked hoodie". Capo Unified School District officials ban 'mask' sweat shirts, saying the trendy garments could allow students to conceal their identity.
Los Angeles: Report faults internal affairs' shooting probes