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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Suspect arrested for assaulting lawn-mowing 13-oldit to the deputy, and made a statement telling him to shoot him." Schmidt says
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 7 hours ago
it to the deputy, and made a statement telling him to shoot him." Schmidt says more deputies arrived, and eventually used tasers to subdue Olson. "He did try to flee, but they were able to get close enough to have the taser activate and take him... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
BRUTAL BEATING: Man arrested, accused of attacking teen on riding lawnmowerwas some resistance on his part. He was initially asking them to shoot him. The
WAOW Wausau / Posted 9 hours ago
was some resistance on his part. He was initially asking them to shoot him. They were able to subdue him with tasers," Washington County Sheriff Dale Schmidt said. Olson has a long history of trouble with the law -- multiple OWI... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
He walked out on a $235 bar tab. It took three Tasers and a baton to arrest him, video showsAn inebriated man reportedly managed to hold off two police officers attempting
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 hours ago
An inebriated man reportedly managed to hold off two police officers attempting to arrest him with two Tasers and a baton before finally being taken into custody, all over an unpaid bar bill. Bystander footage obtained by Action News Jax then shows... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Wanted deputies to shoot him:” Neighbor wanted for beating boy unconscious arrestedHoly Hill for Mass Monday morning, an employee spotted the vehicle in a parking
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 12 hours ago
Holy Hill for Mass Monday morning, an employee spotted the vehicle in a parking lot and called police. "They used several Tasers on him as he tried to run away," said Schmidt. Now, investigators are trying to uncover what led up to causing such... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Sessions to 'Take on Chicago Political Leadership' in Speechin the past for various public safety initiatives, including the purchase of SW
NBC Chicago / Posted 16 hours ago
in the past for various public safety initiatives, including the purchase of SWAT equipment, police vehicles, radios and tasers. Last year, the City received $2.3 million in Byrne JAG funding, according to the mayor. However, this year’s... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Police in West Yorkshire want officers to remain largely unarmedthe West Yorkshire Police Federation to find the best way of addressing this is
Yorkshire evening post / Posted yesterday
the West Yorkshire Police Federation to find the best way of addressing this issue. “Routinely equipping officers with Tasers is not something that is taken lightly, and we must ensure that those who are given these means are properly trained... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Police in West Yorkshire want officers to remain largely unarmedthe West Yorkshire Police Federation to find the best way of addressing this is
Wakefield Today / Posted yesterday
the West Yorkshire Police Federation to find the best way of addressing this issue. “Routinely equipping officers with Tasers is not something that is taken lightly, and we must ensure that those who are given these means are properly trained... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Officers and public want to keep West Yorkshire Police largely unarmedthe West Yorkshire Police Federation to find the best way of addressing this is
Yorkshire evening post / Posted yesterday
the West Yorkshire Police Federation to find the best way of addressing this issue. “Routinely equipping officers with Tasers is not something that is taken lightly, and we must ensure that those who are given these means are properly trained... Read more
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Bolton News
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90% of officers – poll The survey found 86% of officers felt that frontline officers carrying Taser
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The survey found 86% of officers felt that frontline officers carrying Taser routinely would keep the public safer. A police officer demonstrating the use of a... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Officers and public want to keep West Yorkshire Police largely unarmedthe West Yorkshire Police Federation to find the best way of addressing this is
Wakefield Today / Posted yesterday
the West Yorkshire Police Federation to find the best way of addressing this issue. “Routinely equipping officers with Tasers is not something that is taken lightly, and we must ensure that those who are given these means are properly trained... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Bury Times
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Gazette
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Gazette / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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guardian-series
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Harrow Times
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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This is West Country
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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Gazette News
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90 of officers – pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Pekin Council approves parking trial and morecity committees, such as the economic development committee. 3. The Council ap
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
city committees, such as the economic development committee. 3. The Council approved in a 7-0 vote the purchase of 10 new Tasers, holsters, batteries and warranties for the Pekin Police Department at a cost of $14,154. Six of the Tasers will go... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90% of officers - pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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The News and Star
Tasers for all police patrolling frontline favoured by 90% of officers - pollNine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their fo
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
Nine out of 10 police officers want to see all frontline colleagues in their force carrying Tasers while out on patrol, a survey has found. A poll by West Yorkshire Police Federation found 90% of officers in the force wanted the equipment rolled out... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Council approves parking trial and morecity committees, such as the economic development committee. 3. The Council ap
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
city committees, such as the economic development committee. 3. The Council approved in a 7-0 vote the purchase of 10 new Tasers, holsters, batteries and warranties for the Pekin Police Department at a cost of $14,154. Six of the Tasers will go... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
CPW tases fawn in Colorado Springs to remove wire around its neckofficers were forced to tase a fawn in Colorado Springs on Monday. Apparently,
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
officers were forced to tase a fawn in Colorado Springs on Monday. Apparently, the fawn had a wire tangled around its neck, so officers had to use tasers to immobilize it. The fawn appeared to have shaken it off and was last reported... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Cops: Holbrook man threatened to cut heads off kidnapping victimsone point Shannon's nephew was able to open the door, allowing the officers to
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
one point Shannon's nephew was able to open the door, allowing the officers to come inside. The officers had guns and tasers drawn and ordered Shannon to drop the knife. He refused and then took out a pair of needle nose pliers from his pants... Read more
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International Business Times
Chinese teenager 'covered in scars' dies at internet addiction centre to eat their meals in a toilet booth if they misbehaved. Another student said t
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
to eat their meals in a toilet booth if they misbehaved. Another student said that he had been punched and attacked with Tasers by staff members pretending to be police officers. After the girl's story made headlines, others came forward to... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Pekin Council to recognize explorers, consider parking change and Taser purchaseLittle, Sgt. Robert Taylor and explorer Ethan Vinzon also participated. 2. The
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Little, Sgt. Robert Taylor and explorer Ethan Vinzon also participated. 2. The Council will consider the purchase of 10 Tasers, holsters, batteries and warranty for the Pekin Police Department. The equipment will cost $14,154. The money was... Read more
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Crosscut
Family of Charleena Lyles files claim against city, alleging city rights violationnot carrying the stun gun at the time of the shooting. According to Seattle pol
Crosscut / Posted 5 days ago
not carrying the stun gun at the time of the shooting. According to Seattle police policy, all officers trained to carry Tasers are required to carry it on every shift. Anderson is currently under investigation by the department’s internal... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
A cross-section of the Midsouth reacts to video of Marion Police shootingat a point of desperation. A gun is a gun,” said White. Facebook users also we
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 6 days ago
at a point of desperation. A gun is a gun,” said White. Facebook users also weighed in, asking if police could have used tasers instead. Criminal Attorney Steve Farese was on the panel at WREG. “Once he raised the gun, he removed the... Read more
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ajc.com
Police department finds out its guns could accidentally fire if droppedtaxpayers a break. “That’s funds I could have used to send an officer to train
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
taxpayers a break. “That’s funds I could have used to send an officer to training or a conference or somewhere else, or Tasers or something needed elsewhere besides having to go ahead and replace weapons we already had in service,” Callaway... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Police department finds out its guns could accidentally fire if droppedtaxpayers a break. “That’s funds I could have used to send an officer to train
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
taxpayers a break. “That’s funds I could have used to send an officer to training or a conference or somewhere else, or Tasers or something needed elsewhere besides having to go ahead and replace weapons we already had in service,” Callaway... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Man beaten by two others outside Pittsburgh restaurantother police officers arrived as backup and finally arrested Makhanda-Lopez and
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
other police officers arrived as backup and finally arrested Makhanda-Lopez and Bullock under threat of stunning them with Tasers. The two 21-year-olds told police the victim wanted a cigar from them, they refused and the victim came back and... Read more
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NBC Washington
Montgomery County Settles Claim With Family Over Taser Deathwas high on cocaine and behaving erratically when he encountered police in Apri
NBC Washington / Posted 6 days ago
was high on cocaine and behaving erratically when he encountered police in April 2013. The Sun reports police fired their Tasers at the 51-year-old nine times for a total of 37 seconds, longer than the recommended limit of 15 seconds. He stopped... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Montgomery County settles with family of man who died after being shot by Taserof Justice and Taser International. The Sun found that Montgomery County recor
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
of Justice and Taser International. The Sun found that Montgomery County recorded four deaths of people shocked with Tasers by county officers since 2009, the most in the state. The finding prompted County Executive Isiah Leggett and the... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Thank god for that evidence’: Vikings fan acquitted after video shows cops lied about violent arrestRussell Cragin and Anthony Rodin later claimed they were forced to use physical
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
Russell Cragin and Anthony Rodin later claimed they were forced to use physical force after Lopez reached for one of their Tasers — and he was charged with attempted disarming of a police officer. Lopez denied their claims, and body camera video... Read more
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Crosscut
With Buddhist rites, a family mourns police-shooting victimdeputies confronted Le, police say he refused orders to drop what they believed
Crosscut / Posted 6 days ago
deputies confronted Le, police say he refused orders to drop what they believed was a knife. They fired their tasers but to no effect. A deputy fatally shot Le after he reportedly moved toward them. Le died at Harborview Medical Center... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police cleared in slaying of teen near youth centersaid. "I am sure it looked like a gun from the business end of that," Ellingto
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
said. "I am sure it looked like a gun from the business end of that," Ellington said. He said officers discussed using Tasers on Clark, but he was too far away to be reached with the device. While urging Clark to drop his weapon, Smith also... Read more
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WALB Albany
Teen's excessive force claim, video evidence at oddsthe noise is, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Department is showing CBS46 documen
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
the noise is, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Department is showing CBS46 documents that they say prove it's not a taser. Tasers are getting so high tech, they now keep track of every time they're fired, and this one provided a print out showing... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Teen's excessive force claim, video evidence at oddsthe noise is, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Department is showing CBS46 documen
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
the noise is, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Department is showing CBS46 documents that they say prove it's not a taser. Tasers are getting so high tech, they now keep track of every time they're fired, and this one provided a print out showing... Read more
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ABC News
Chicago mayor calls threat to withhold funds 'blackmail,' files lawsuit against DOJnoted that the funds had previously been used, among other things, to purchase
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
noted that the funds had previously been used, among other things, to purchase "SWAT equipment, police vehicles, radios and tasers." Chicago's Welcoming City ordinance, parts of which originated in 2006, is in line with other sanctuary cities'... Read more
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Daily Star
Shots fired at police during armed operation in Birminghamthe wrong hands off our streets.” SWNSPROTECTION: Cops announced a doubling of
Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
the wrong hands off our streets.” SWNSPROTECTION: Cops announced a doubling of the number of his officers being armed with Tasers This week, West Midlands Police chief constable, David Thompson announced a doubling of the number of his officers... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Sanctuary city' Chicago sues Trump administrationcentre of the lawsuit provided $2.3m to Chicago last year to purchase police eq
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
centre of the lawsuit provided $2.3m to Chicago last year to purchase police equipment such as cars, computers, radios and Tasers, Emanuel said. The federal government's new rules would tie the grant to requirements that, among other things,... Read more
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