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In Praise of Pepper Spray

While a TASER may be a better option at times, pepper spray can be a practical choice. The key is to know when the use of pepper spray is appropriate and will be effective.

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Take Down Line

Take Down brand is a line of OC pepper and tear gas sprays manufactured by Mace Security International Inc.

NYPD Hopes More Potent Pepper Spray Will Lead to Fewer Police Shootings

The NYPD hopes a more potent pepper spray will lead to fewer police shootings — but some critics say the upgraded aerosol is a recipe for disaster.

Eye Wash Adapter

SABRE’s Eye Wash Adapter provides a simple solution to turn most water bottles into an eye wash device.

Take Down Tactical Handle

Mace Security International, Inc. returns to a core business of supplying less-lethal tactical munitions and weapons systems for law enforcement, corrections, and military markets.

Plan for Boston School Police to Carry Pepper Spray Halted

Interim Boston School Superintendent John McDonough announced Wednesday night that he was halting efforts to equip school police with pepper spray, saying it might “drive a wedge between our students and the school police.”

A Use-of-Force Continuum for Dealing with Dogs

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.

Take Down OC Pepper Spray

Mace Security's Take Down offers a complete line of OC and OC/CS blended sprays; now available in canisters using Omnidirectional Technology. SHOT Show Booth #20141

Passive Resister Response

If someone is a true passive resister, you simply need to do for the arrestee what he or will not do himself. If he stands, but refuses to put his hands behind his back, you and your partner do this for him, place him in handcuffs, and escort him to the squad car.

Video: Minn. Officer Pepper-Sprays Man In Ear

A St. Paul (Minn.) Police officer has been fired for using pepper spray in the ear of a suspect who resisted arrest after allegedly threatening an ex-girlfriend.