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Cincinnati Cops Must Aim TASERs at Back

September 19, 2012
Officers must only deploy the TASER in self-defense of in defense of someone else, Chief James Craig announced. And once officers decide to use their TASER, they must try to avoid a frontal hit.

Video: Sovereign Citizen TASERed In Idaho

September 18, 2012
A 21-year-old man was TASERed by a Kootenai County, Idaho, court bailiff on Monday, after he refused repeated commands to stop filming near a courtroom. Robert Peterson entered the courthouse for a hearing on a citation he received for riding his bicycle at night without a light.

Sovereign Citizen TASERed In Courthouse

September 18, 2012
Robert Peterson, 21, was TASERed by a court bailiff after he refused repeated commands to stop filming near a hallway in Kootenai County court. He claims he's exempt from statues and regulations. Read the full story here.

Video: Okla. Cop Suspended for TASERing Drunk Woman

September 11, 2012
A McAlestar (Okla.) Police officer remains on active duty but can no longer use his TASER, after he used the less-lethal weapon on an intoxicated, handcuffed woman who spit on him.

CACI Offers Dazer Laser Optical Distracter To Feds

August 31, 2012
CACI International Inc. has entered into a strategic agreement with Laser Energetics, Inc. to offer the Dazer Laser Light Fighting Technologies product line of laser optical distracters to the Department of Defense and other federal government organizations.

Defense Technology Announces New First Defense OC Vapor

August 28, 2012
The MK-9S is a pepper spray with an intense concentration of major capsaicinoids that is non-flammable and produces a high volume mist, exceeding CRT and DOT flammability protocols. This formulation evaporates in a very short distance, eliminating the need for extensive area clean-up or personal decontamination procedures.

Verus One Introduces ECD Tester

August 1, 2012
Verus One has introduced a device for testing Electronic Control Devices (ECD) and Conducted Energy Weapons (CEW).

Video: Fla. Cops TASER Jaywalker

July 16, 2012
An accused jaywalker who refused to provide identification to two Casselberry (Fla.) Police officers was TASERed three times when he began resisting and shouting that officers had assaulted him.

Fla. Cops TASER Jaywalker

July 16, 2012
Casslebury (Fla.) Police officers deployed three TASER shots on a jaywalker who refused to show his ID and resisted arrest. Read the full story here.

TASER Wins Appeal On Lawsuit's Dismissal

July 11, 2012
A federal appeals court upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit against TASER that claimed the company was legally required to inform its customers that multiple TASER shots could result in death.

Ga. Man High On 'Bath Salts' Shook Off Multiple TASER Shots

July 5, 2012
Gwinnett County (Ga.) Police officers subdued a 21-year-old man who had ingested "bath salts" after hitting him with four TASER shots. Karl Laventure, 21, of Atlanta was arrested after threatening to eat customers at a golf range and screaming about rapper Tupac Shakur and religion.

LAPD Fires Less-Lethal Rounds at Rowdy Kings Fans

June 12, 2012
Los Angeles police fired less-than-lethal rounds at a rowdy crowd of Kings fans Monday night as they were trying to rock an MTA bus.

SCOTUS Won't Review Police TASER Use

May 29, 2012
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to consider the cases of two women who claimed officers violated their civil rights when they used TASERs on them. The justices rejected the two appeals from the Ninth Circuit Court at a May 24 conference.

Judge Orders Trial for Cop who TASERed Teen

May 23, 2012
A Pennsylvania police officer will face a simple assault charge for using his TASER on an unruly 17-year-old in custody after two warnings to settle down. Senior District Judge David T. Videon ordered a trial for Colwyn (Pa.) Police Cpl. Trevor Parham on Tuesday.

Pink OC Spray

May 23, 2012
Armament Systems and Procedures (ASP) is offering yet another color to choose from in its popular Defender family of Oleoresin Capsicum (OC) personal safety devices.

Jail Riots: Prevention and Response

May 22, 2012

In the case of jail riots, planning and prevention are worth a pound of cure. A proactive approach to disturbances and prevention keeps small incidents small and resolves them quickly.

Mich. DOC Deploys TASER X2 With TASER CAM HD

May 16, 2012
TASER International, Inc. announced several recent orders for its new TASER X2 electronic control device (ECD) TASER CAM HD recorders. The Michigan Department of Corrections ordered 143 TASER X2 ECDs with TASER CAM HD recorders.

Gay Teen Fires Stun Gun to Ward Off Bullies

May 7, 2012
A gay teenager claims he brought a stun gun to school and fired it into the air to defend himself from bullies. The teen now faces possible expulsion.

SCOTUS May Review Police TASER Use

May 7, 2012
The U.S. Supreme Court will consider reviewing police use of TASERs as possible excessive force when justices review cases for the upcoming term later this month.

Agitated Porn Actor Dies After LAPD Cops Subdue Him

April 17, 2012
Nearly eight Los Angeles Police officers were needed to subdue an agitated porn actor who broke free from an ambulance gurney and attacked paramedics.
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