Archive for the 'Dubai (United Arab Emirates)' Category

RUSSIA / UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Russians Arrested in Dubai for $500K Theft [woman assaulted with taser] (2012-03-19)

Posted on March 19 2012 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENT: Two Russians (gangtsers?) are arrested in Dubai for stealing $500,000 from a money transfer company, attacking a woman and assaulting her with a taser – likely a genereric model. They were caught while splitting the stolen money in a hotel in Dubai.]] MOSCOW, RIA Novosti Two Russian nationals have been arrested in […]

DUBAI / UNITED ARAB EMIRATES : Armed fights among youth [including using tasers] worry families (2011-05-15)

Posted on May 15 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Post from Dubai (UAE) reports rising concern over youth violence (12-14 year-olds in gangs), in the United Arab Republic where knives, sticks, swords and other sharp tool and tasers (generic term?) are sold over the counter. There is a single reference to “tasers” (in bold here): ” … The fighting kids used […]