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Criminal Justice News Summary 03-27-10

Tennessee: Officer Guns Down 3 Armed Robbers http://www.wsmv.com/video/22958686/index.html

Chattanooga: Cop Car Biting Dog Released to Owners http://www.newschannel9.com/news/dog-989864-car-winston.html

Arkansas: VIDEO: Two SWAT officers, two suspects shot in LR. Police trying to serve warrant http://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2010/mar/26/police-shoot-suspect-little-rock-house/

Los Angeles: LAPD SWAT officer serving in Afghanistan is killed by roadside bomb http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-officer-killed26-2010mar26,0,6401939.story

Washington:  Spokane police officer wounds man in shootout http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2011449195_apwaspokanepoliceshooting.html

Tennessee: Officer Guns Down 3 Armed Robbers http://www.wsmv.com/video/22958686/index.html

New York: Family Court Judge accidentally tasered in chambers http://www.wktv.com/news/local/89139407.html

Washington: Murder charge filed against Everett officer in fatal shooting http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2011441301_copshooting26m.html

Wyoming: In year five: SWAT Team continues to have important role to play in local incidents http://www.chisagocountypress.com/main.asp?SectionID=1&SubSectionID=1&ArticleID=12324

Canada: An 18-year-old man was Tasered and arrested by police after allegedly running amok in the River East area with a hatchet early Wednesday morning. http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/breakingnews/Police-Taser-early-morning-intruder-in-school-89129092.html

UK: Police Taser use 'doubled' in third quarter of 2009 http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/8587147.stm

Illinois: Coroner's jury rules cause of death of man shot by Taser 'undetermined' http://www.sj-r.com/news/x1009756755/Coroners-jury-rules-cause-of-Taser-death-undetermined

Arkansas: Log Cabin reporter 'shot' by SWAT team. Journalist participates in paintball training http://thecabin.net/weather/

Maryland: Montgomery County Police Chief Thomas Manger said Thursday that his department is conducting a wide-ranging investigation into potential wrongdoing by more than 100 police officers who may have used county tax dollars to buy guns at steep discounts while on duty http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/local/Montgomery-police-investigate-cops-in-tuition-scam-89196122.html#ixzz0jIqLgRxz Gun purchases http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/03/25/AR2010032503583.html

Indiana: Survival ground fighting class taught to SWAT officers http://nwitimes.com/sports/local/article_dc0df0b8-4b99-592c-9331-3d84beb188a2.html