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Mich. University Equips Police Force With TASERs

December 12, 2012
Campus police officers at Eastern Michigan University (EMU) will be equipped with TASERs in January.

Your Holiday Wish List

December 11, 2012

Looking for a gift idea for fellow cops? Check out 12 of the most requested items in a POLICE Magazine holiday survey. For the last few holiday seasons, the editors of POLICE Magazine have gotten together, brainstormed gift ideas for law enforcement officers, and published what we call a holiday wish list. This year, we decided to use a different protocol. We surveyed a large segment of our readers and asked them what they want for Christmas. We got a lot of answers. The following is a representative sample of 12 gifts requested by our audience. Be sure to also read, "5 Gift Ideas for the Female Officer." Photos courtesy of vendors.

LAPD Chief Seeks To Fire 4 Cops In TASER Incident

November 19, 2012
Four Los Angeles police officers are under scrutiny after one TASERed a handcuffed woman while joking with others at the scene, according to interviews and law enforcement records.

Lawsuit: N.M. Cop TASERed Boy at Career Day

November 1, 2012
A New Mexico officer TASERed a 10-year-old-boy after he refused to wash his patrol car at a school career fair, claims a lawsuit from the boy's legal guardian.

TASER Donates $300,000 To Fallen Officer Fund

October 4, 2012
TASER International, Inc. has donated $300,000 to the International Association of Chiefs of Police Foundation's fallen officer fund, the company announced Sunday.

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.

Drunk Woman Spits On Cop, TASERed

September 11, 2012

A McAlester (Okla.) Police officer has been suspended for using his TASER on an intoxicated woman who spit on him during the jail booking process. Read the full story here.

Suspect Turned TASER On R.I. Trooper

August 10, 2012
A Rhode Island trooper arrested a subject who used the officer's TASER on her during a physical confrontation after a foot pursuit on Thursday.

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.

TASER Axon vs. Body Cam vs. Dash Cam

July 11, 2012

TASER produced this demo showing how images from its TASER Axon officer-mounted video system compare with images from an on-body system and a dash-mounted system.

Video: The Hazards of 'Bath Salts'

June 5, 2012
Officers who may confront a subject under the influence of bath salts must approach with caution. However, several doctors interviewed by POLICE Magazine offered suggestions for dealing with this emerging threat.

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.

TASER Ships Axon Flex On-Body Cameras

May 24, 2012
TASER International, Inc. has begun shipping its Axon Flex on-body cameras to law enforcement agencies who will use the recording system to seamlessly capture video evidence from the officer's perspective.

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.

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.

TASER Announces Three 200+ Orders of X2s

May 15, 2012
TASER International, Inc. announced several significant orders for its new TASER X2 electronic control device (ECD). Many of these orders were purchased using the TASER X26 trade-in offer

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.

N.Y. Senator Proposes TASERs for Transit Workers

April 17, 2012
New York state Sen. Eric Adams, a retired NYPD captain, is renewing his proposal from last year to let commuter train and Amtrak crews carry TASERs.
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