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Boston Herald
Family of man killed by Framingham officers gets $3.7Mtown officials, according to a statement released by the town. The Framingham
Family of man killed by Framingham officers gets $3.7M
Boston Herald / Posted an hour ago
town officials, according to a statement released by the town. The Framingham Police Department has disbanded its SWAT team since and is working toward a police body camera pilot program and arming officers with Tasers as an alternative to firea... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Taser vs. Gun: Why Police Choose Deadly Force Despite Non-Lethal Optionsin Tulsa, Oklahoma, and then in El Cajon, California — not all police on the sc
Taser vs. Gun: Why Police Choose Deadly Force Despite Non-Lethal Options
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 hours ago
in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and then in El Cajon, California — not all police on the scene had their guns raised. Officers had Tasers or stun guns, ready too. That raises a familiar question often asked about deadly police confrontations: If officers... Read more
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express
Armed police begin patrol of iconic Canterbury Cathedraland we want the public to know what we're doing to protect them and not to pani
Armed police begin patrol of iconic Canterbury Cathedral
express / Posted 4 hours ago
and we want the public to know what we're doing to protect them and not to panic if they see officers with firearms or tasers on patrol. GETTYDespite the police presence, there is no claim of an imminent threat of attack in Kent “An increase... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Taser vs. Gun: Why Police Choose Deadly Force Despite Non-Lethal Optionsin Tulsa, Oklahoma, and then in El Cajon, California — not all police on the sc
Taser vs. Gun: Why Police Choose Deadly Force Despite Non-Lethal Options
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 hours ago
in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and then in El Cajon, California — not all police on the scene had their guns raised. Officers had Tasers or stun guns, ready too. That raises a familiar question often asked about deadly police confrontations: If officers... Read more
2 related stories
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Boston Herald
Family of man killed by officers gets $3.7Mtown officials, according to a statement released by the town. The Framingham
Family of man killed by officers gets $3.7M
Boston Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
town officials, according to a statement released by the town. The Framingham Police Department has disbanded its SWAT team since and is working toward a police body camera pilot program and arming officers with Tasers as an alternative to firea... Read more
3 related stories
7h
NBC News
Why police choose deadly force despite non-lethal optionsin Tulsa, Oklahoma, and then in El Cajon, California — not all police on the sc
Why police choose deadly force despite non-lethal options
NBC News / Posted 7 hours ago
in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and then in El Cajon, California — not all police on the scene had their guns raised. Officers had Tasers, or stun guns, ready too. That raises a familiar question often asked about deadly police confrontations: If officers... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Police body cameras lead to 90pc drop in public complaints against officers, study findsa few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras lead to 90pc drop in public complaints against officers, study finds
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full roll-out of the equipment... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hanover police using body camerasChief Gregory Bean said. Hanover Borough didn't formally announce the use of t
Hanover police using body cameras
York Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
Chief Gregory Bean said. Hanover Borough didn't formally announce the use of the body cameras. Martin compared them to Tasers that are worn on officers' belts and said he didn't recall announcing the use of tools like that in the past. "The... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Body cameras behind huge fall in police complaintsa few weeks after it was revealed that there is a “complete lack of consistency
Body cameras behind huge fall in police complaints
Wakefield Today / Posted 7 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a “complete lack of consistency” in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK’s 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
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The News and Star
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93%a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93%
The News and Star / Posted 9 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
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Bolton News
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Bolton News / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Wandsworth Guardian
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93%a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93%
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Croydon Guardian / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Hampshire Chronicle
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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This is Oxfordshire
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Lancashire Telegraph
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Northern Echo
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Northern Echo / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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West Moreland Gazette
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Kingston Guardian
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Kingston Guardian / Posted 10 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Oxford Mail
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Bury Times
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Bury Times / Posted 11 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Gazette
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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guardian-series
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
guardian-series / Posted 11 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Greenock Telegraph
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Harrow Times
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Harrow Times / Posted 11 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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This is West Country
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
This is West Country / Posted 11 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Gazette News
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93
Gazette News / Posted 11 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
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Belfast Telegraph
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93%a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency
Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93%
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
a few weeks after it was revealed that there is a "complete lack of consistency" in the use of BWCs by officers armed with Tasers. A survey by the Press Association of the UK's 45 territorial forces showed that many have not completed a full... Read more
26 related stories
20h
CNN
Why do police shoot to kill?reloading, modern police doctrine stresses firing until law enforcement and the
Why do police shoot to kill?
CNN / Posted 20 hours ago
reloading, modern police doctrine stresses firing until law enforcement and the public are safe. Why don't police use Tasers instead? Legally, officers are only to fire when they feel their life, or someone else's life, is in danger. But... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Liberals match Labor's police Taser commitment, promise 30 new officersunder a Canberra Liberals election pledge, which has also matched Labor's commi
Liberals match Labor's police Taser commitment, promise 30 new officers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 hours ago
under a Canberra Liberals election pledge, which has also matched Labor's commitment to equip all frontline officers with tasers. The Liberals would put $13 million towards hiring the extra police, and would also introduce tougher penalties for... Read more
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Canberra Times
Land Development Agency to be split, scope narrowed significantly: Laborto police, which it says would enable the recruitment of another 30 police. Th
Land Development Agency to be split, scope narrowed significantly: Labor
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
to police, which it says would enable the recruitment of another 30 police. The Liberals have reaffirmed they would give Tasers to all frontline officers, would bring in harsher penalties for assaults on police, create a specific coward punch... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Police shoot dead dad after attacking man who 'raped his daughter'have no other operational resources, they will do it." Pfalzgraf was referring
Police shoot dead dad after attacking man who 'raped his daughter'
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
have no other operational resources, they will do it." Pfalzgraf was referring to the fact that the killing could have been prevented if the police had been equipped with tasers. Berlin police have been trialling the weapons at two police stati... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
City of Savannah may spend $1 million to equip policeformer Mayor Edna Jackson. Those investments included $1.7 million spent in 201
City of Savannah may spend $1 million to equip police
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
former Mayor Edna Jackson. Those investments included $1.7 million spent in 2014 to equip officers with body cameras and Tasers, in addition to the $175,000 purchase of the ShotSpotter gunfire detection system and a $240,120 contract for what is... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Family blames excessive force for inmate deathhe refused to stop fighting with another inmate and was tased by corrections of
Family blames excessive force for inmate death
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
he refused to stop fighting with another inmate and was tased by corrections officers. “They refused to stop fighting and tasers were deployed,” explains spokesman Chris Gautz. “That is the next step taken.” But his family says a prisoner... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Brookline PD to invest in Tasersbecause of an anticipated budget surplus due to lack of snow and subsequent nee
Brookline PD to invest in Tasers
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted yesterday
because of an anticipated budget surplus due to lack of snow and subsequent need for snow removal, money was available. Tasers are carried on a police officer’s duty belt along with other items, such as handcuffs and flashlights. The device is... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Independence teen who was Tasered during traffic stop sues officer, cityaccuse the company of knowingly manufacturing a X26 Taser that has four times t
Independence teen who was Tasered during traffic stop sues officer, city
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
accuse the company of knowingly manufacturing a X26 Taser that has four times the electrical current of previous Tasers. Masters and his father also say the company ignored evidence that tasers should not be used on someone's chest. "He... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah City Council considers more than $1 million for public safety investmentsformer Mayor Edna Jackson. Those investments included $1.7 million spent in 201
Savannah City Council considers more than $1 million for public safety investments
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
former Mayor Edna Jackson. Those investments included $1.7 million spent in 2014 to equip officers with body cameras and Tasers, in addition to the $175,000 purchase of the ShotSpotter gunfire detection system and a $240,120 contract for what is... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. moves to repeal ban on Tasers for homeowner defensethe city agreed this week to a stipulation that allows the three D.C. residents
D.C. moves to repeal ban on Tasers for homeowner defense
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
the city agreed this week to a stipulation that allows the three D.C. residents who filed the lawsuit to obtain and possess Tasers in their homes. The lawsuit will be placed on hold while the D.C. Council considers legislation that would make it... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Crisis intervention officer testifies in James Boyd CaseOFFICERS CALL DISPATCH PPTO REQUEST CRISIS INTERVENTION PPOFFICERS, WHEN HE WAS
Crisis intervention officer testifies in James Boyd Case
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
OFFICERS CALL DISPATCH PPTO REQUEST CRISIS INTERVENTION PPOFFICERS, WHEN HE WAS ALREADY PPTHERE AND HAD BEEN CALLED OFF. PP, DETECTIVE ALSO TESTIFIED THAT PPTWO TASERS USED ON BOYD DIDN'T PPOUT THAT BOYD WAS WEARING FIVE PPDIFFERENT SHIRTS INCLUDI... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tasers Deployed at a Peaceful International Student ProtestWednesday, 28 September 2016, 10:43 amPress Release: Migrant Workers Associatio
Tasers Deployed at a Peaceful International Student Protest
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 10:43 amPress Release: Migrant Workers Association Tasers Deployed at a Peaceful Protest by International StudentsThe international Indian students facing unfair... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
'He killed my daughter!' Family confronts accused killerwhat he said was done to his client before the shooting. "I have not been able
'He killed my daughter!' Family confronts accused killer
WLKY Louisville / Posted yesterday
what he said was done to his client before the shooting. "I have not been able to verify but I've heard that he was maced, I've heard use of tasers, stun guns," said Dattilo. Lamontrez Jackson is also charged with murder. He is not yet in cus... Read more
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MLive.com
Naked man fights cops with shovel, gets repeatedly Tasedthe officers, court records show. Lange eventually grabbed two wooden TV table
Naked man fights cops with shovel, gets repeatedly Tased
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
the officers, court records show. Lange eventually grabbed two wooden TV tables and used them as shields against officers' Tasers, court records show. Police eventually wrestled the tables away from Lange and stunned him again, causing him to fall... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Internet addicted Chinese teen girl ties mother to a chair and starves her to deathpunishments. One teen, who said he was abducted by two men claiming to be poli
Internet addicted Chinese teen girl ties mother to a chair and starves her to death
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
punishments. One teen, who said he was abducted by two men claiming to be police officers and taken to the camp, alleges tasers and sleep deprivation for discipline were used on him, and that he was punched, sworn at and had his hair... Read more
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FOX Business
Is The Market For Taser's Tasers Tapped Out?Cops love their Tasers. But are there enough cops to keep investors loving TASE
Is The Market For Taser's Tasers Tapped Out?
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
Cops love their Tasers. But are there enough cops to keep investors loving TASER? Image source: TASER International. Now what do these four headlines, all published by TASER International(NASDAQ: TASR) over the past two weeks, tell you about how... Read more
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FOX Business
Is The Market For Taser's Tasers Tapped Out?Cops love their Tasers. But are there enough cops to keep investors loving TASE
Is The Market For Taser's Tasers Tapped Out?
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
Cops love their Tasers. But are there enough cops to keep investors loving TASER? Image source: TASER International. Continue Reading Below Now what do these four headlines, all published by TASER International(NASDAQ: TASR) over the past two... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Violence bigger threat than clothingaltercation, she was yelled at by a security guard to sit down. Something need
Violence bigger threat than clothing
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
altercation, she was yelled at by a security guard to sit down. Something needs to be done. The district spent $14,000 on Tasers; are they even being used? I fear that the children who are fighting get a slap on the wrist and end up right back in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
District should focus on real problemsreasonable economic recovery in the area is due to outright wastefulness and mi
District should focus on real problems
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
reasonable economic recovery in the area is due to outright wastefulness and mismanagement of funds. We have the money for Tasers but not teachers, printer paper, or even a five-day school week? Keep in mind that foolish things like this were... Read more
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