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Michigan Deputy TASERs Belligerent Shoplifter

February 9, 2011
An Oakland County (Mich.) Sheriff's deputy used a TASER to subdue a 400-pound shoplifter who had punched a Meijer's store employee in the face, after the worker attempted to stop her from stealing a cart full of electronics.

Toronto Cop Pleads Guilty To Threatening To TASER Prisoners

February 8, 2011
A Toronto cop's threat to TASER suspects' testicles was condemned as "disgraceful, unacceptable and shocking" Monday by a Toronto Police spokesman.

Toronto Cop Threatened To TASER Prisoners

February 8, 2011

A Toronto Police officer admitted he threatened to TASER two prisoners in the testicles to force the duo to help him catch a suspect.

SWAT Bot

January 4, 2011

Designed for law enforcement missions involving rioters and hostages, the SWAT Bot Robotic Weapon is a first-person view, unmanned ground vehicle that allows a remote operator to record video in a hazardous environment. The SWAT Bot can travel at speeds of up to 50 mph with a wireless range of 500 feet. It features an M16-style less-lethal weapon that fires pepperballs, paintballs, and hardened rubber rounds. It's produced by InspectorBots.com.

C2

January 3, 2011
TASER offers its C2 as a self-defense electronic control device for professional security, off-duty protection and other scenarios. The C2 is built with technology similar to the law enforcement model (X26) and can be employed at a range of 15 feet or less.

Arizona Corrections Deputy Who Pepper Sprayed Detainee Investigated

December 22, 2010
A Pinal County (Ariz.) Sheriff's deputy working as a detention officer is now under investigation for using a "short burst of pepper spray" on an ICE detainee after he defecated on the floor of a holding area and did not respond to officers' commands Dec. 11.

Dazer Laser Defender Demo

December 17, 2010

Laser Energetics is offering the Dazer Laser Guardian and Defender, which provide a less-lethal alternative to TASERs. These "ocular distraction" devices using pulsing green light to momentarily disorient a subject so law officers can detain or arrest the subject. In this video produced by Laser Energetics, the Defender is demonstrated.

Florida Agency First In Nation to Use Dazer Laser Ocular Distraction Device

December 15, 2010
In addition to the purchase, the Palm Bay PD will work jointly with Laser Energetics Inc. to testing the Dazer Laser and implement best practices for use and tactical strategies in various disciplines.

Portland Officials May Restrict TASER Use

November 18, 2010
Portland police should consider further restraints on when officers can use the TASER stun gun to stop a threat, and make it clear in its written policy that officers should fire a minimum number of stun cycles against a suspect, according to a city audit released Wednesday.

Florida Agencies Release TASER Cam Videos

November 11, 2010
The 22-second shaky and grainy clip of the West Melbourne officer using his TASER on naked runner Zak Anthony King on Oct. 12 has captured nearly 100,000 views on YouTube in various postings.

Product Demo: Readi Mask Protective Gear

November 10, 2010

The patented Readi Mask is a particle respirator effective against biological and viral contaminants, mold, pepper spray, and radioactive dust. The Readi Mask is lightweight, portable and applies in a matter of seconds. It completely seals to the wearers face offering both respiratory and eye protection. Source: Global Safety First.

Missouri Voters Reject TASER Ban

November 4, 2010
Proposition 2 would have created an ordinance making it a Class A misdemeanor for any law enforcement agency or individual to threaten to use or activate any conducted electrical device within city limits.

TASER X12/XREP Demo

October 25, 2010

TASER International produced this demo of its less-lethal Mossberg X-12 modified 12-gauge and XREP projectile. The demo is recorded using a head-mounted AXON recording system.

Wyoming Man Douses Himself In Paint to Avoid TASER

September 26, 2010
When Cheyenne (Wyo.) Police officers Joshua Thorton and James Womak arrived at the home of Brian Mattert earlier this month on a domestic disturbance call, they found the man covered in white latex paint.

Safariland to Sell Three Monadnock Baton Products in One Kit

September 23, 2010
Safariland, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today the introduction of the Monadnock Classic Friction Lock Patrol Kit, incorporating three of its most popular baton products: the Classic Friction Lock baton, the Hindi Baton Cap and the Front Draw Holder.

New Seattle Chief Will Revamp Response Proceedures

September 16, 2010
The department will expand officers using TASER devices, equip 40 officers with on-body video, provide additional crisis-response training and look for ways to get officers out of cruisers.

Texas DPS Places Fourth Largest LE TASER Order Ever

September 3, 2010
TASER International has received an order for 2,748 X26 ECDs from the Texas Department of Public Safety. It's the fourth largest law enforcement order in company history.

BART Verdict: Consider a Weak-Hand TASER Draw

July 9, 2010
It is essential that trainers put officers through their paces with training that is dynamic, stress-inducing, and requires officers to make force-options decisions that truly test the officer's ability to be ready for stressful encounters on the street.

Indiana Officer Suspended For Stunning 10-Year-Old Boy

July 7, 2010
The disciplinary measures were handed down to Officer Darrel Johnson, as well as Captain William Jennings, who were called to a daycare to calm down an out-of-control boy.

Redneck Tasered While DUI on Riding Mower

July 7, 2010

While riding a lawn tractor, a patrol officer recognizes "Steve," who ignores commands to stop operating the vehicle while drinking whisky. Steve yells, "I know my rights," while the officer stuns him. Editor's Note: This video is likely a skit and not real, because "Steve" is wearing a microphone.

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