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BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS – RVIPF (British Virgin Island Police Force) roll out TASER/Pepper Spray (2014-05-08)

Posted on May 8 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: This week, the British Virgin Island police are to be issued with tasers (tasercams, with cameras on the weapon), as less-than-lethal options for subduing or restraining violent, combative and aggressive persons. Ten office ers have been trained to use them. The police chief says this rollout is in compliance with “The U.N. […]

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS – 10 Police Officers certified to train in TASER use (2013-10-07)

Posted on October 7 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : New rollout of taserS (25), with cameras, in the West Indies: Tasers will added to the British Virgin Islands police later this year. Ten officers received two days of instructor’s training on the use of the new TASER stun guns last week. The Police chief welcomes the “non-lethal incapacitating weapons” and […]