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LAPD to Outfit All Officers with TASER Axon Body Cameras and Evidence.com

December 17, 2014
TASER International today announced the purchase of 860 Axon body-worn video cameras and a five-year subscription to Evidence.com by the Los Angeles Police Department. Los Angeles plans to equip a total of 7,000 officers with body cameras in 2015.

Detroit Chief Says TASERs Needed for Officer Safety

December 9, 2014
An attack Saturday that sent a rookie police officer to the hospital after a woman wounded him with a sharp object highlights the need for TASERs, Detroit Police Chief James Craig said.

X2 and X26P

November 21, 2014
The TASER X2 and X26P smart weapons both feature all-digital technology. The single-shot X26P is similar to the original X26, while the X2 features a back-up shot while remaining lightweight and easy to carry.

LAPD to Move Forward With TASER Body Cameras

November 4, 2014
Los Angeles Police Department officials today said they plan to move forward with using TASER body cameras. The department plans to continue discussing labor issues and policies for using the cameras.

A Use-of-Force Continuum for Dealing with Dogs

November 4, 2014

If the owner or another person known to the dog is not available, you may be able to gain the dog’s acceptance by softening your approach. Dog experts recommend you stop moving toward the dog, assume a bladed stance sideways to the dog, and avoid eye contact, while talking to him in a strong, reassuring tone. This may have a calming effect that will allow you to safely conduct your business and leave.

Salt Lake City and Birmingham PDs Select Evidence.com for Digital Asset Management

October 14, 2014
TASER International announced today that the Salt Lake City Police Department and the Birmingham Police Department have selected Evidence.com to securely store and manage all of the digital evidence from their AXON body cameras and other digital devices. Both departments secured a five-year subscription with Evidence.com in the third quarter of 2014.

RISE Awards Winners Announced

October 10, 2014
TASER has announced the three winners of the first-ever RISE Awards. Winners were selected from over 150 submitted nominations, all of which contained truly inspiring stories that made it tough to select the top picks in each category.

Less-Lethal Weapons 2014

October 7, 2014

From ECWs, to sprays, to impact munitions, these less-lethal devices provide options for gaining compliance from individuals and crowds.

Video: Florida Police Investigate Stun Gun Incident

October 2, 2014
Tallahassee Police released a video showing an officer deploying an ECW on a woman walking away from him.

Florida Police Investigate Stun Gun Incident

October 2, 2014

A Florida police officer is on administrative leave after he fired a stun gun into a 62-year-old woman's back during an arrest. Editor's Note: video includes crude language. Tallahassee Police Chief Michael DeLeo said there will be an internal affairs investigation of the Tuesday incident. More Here.

Florida Officer TASERs Dog Attacking Man

September 25, 2014

A pit bull that was Tasered twice by a Flagler County, Fla., sheriff’s deputy and later euthanized “chewed its way through the door” of a bedroom and bit a total of three people before animal control officers could contain the dog, according to a sheriff’s report. More Here.

Video: Florida Officer TASERs Dog Attacking Man

September 25, 2014
A pit bull that was Tasered twice by a Flagler County, Fla., sheriff’s deputy and later euthanized “chewed its way through the door” of a bedroom and bit a total of three people before animal control officers could contain the dog, according to a sheriff’s report.

Video: Ohio Officer TASERs Knife-Wielding Murder Suspect

September 11, 2014
Conrad's arrest was captured on Officer Robert Pitts' body camera. The video shows Conrad standing waist-deep in the lake encouraging officers to shoot him while holding his 12-inch knife.

Denver PD Using Body Cameras in Pilot Project

August 28, 2014

The Denver Police Department has started using body cameras on their officers. The 6-month pilot project is part of a grant from TASER International in partnership with a study by Cambridge University, which will be the first of its kind for a major metropolitan city. Read More Here.

Mom Sues Police Over TASER Use on 8-Year-Old Girl

August 11, 2014
Pierre (S.D.) PD police are being sued by the mother of an 8-year-old girl, claiming police used excessive force when they used a TASER on the girl during a 2013 incident at their home.

Video: Maui Mayoral Candidate TASERed in Foot Chase

July 27, 2014
A Maui police officer stunned mayoral candidate Beau Hawkes during a foot chase and arrest for resisting and failing to obey an officer.

Maui Mayoral Candidate TASER'd in Foot Chase

July 27, 2014

A smart-phone video posted on YouTube shows Maui, Hawaii, mayoral candidate, Beau Hawkes, resisting an officer's attempts to arrest him after he allegedly fled from a traffic stop for driving without a license plate. Read More Here.

NYPD May Issue More TASERs in Use of Force Changes

July 24, 2014
A senior NYPD official said one change under discussion was the expanded use of Taser stun guns, which are available to a small number of New York officers but have been controversial there and elsewhere because of the risk they can pose to people with heart problems and other medical issues

Supreme Court Revives Louisiana TASER Lawsuit

May 20, 2014
The Supreme Court on Monday ordered a lower court to take a new look at a case involving repeated police use of a Taser stun gun on a handcuffed Louisiana man who later died.

Video: Man Fights With Ohio Officers, TASERed

May 19, 2014
Suspect TASERed for allegedly assaulting a Dayton police officer while in the back of his patrol car.
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