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PHILIPPINES – Manila lawmaker wants to regulate sale of ‘stun guns’ (2010-08-15)

Posted on August 15 2010 by admin

An administration lawmaker seeks to curb the importation, distribution and sale of electronic control devices (ECDs), or “stun guns” designed for use in law enforcement, private security and personal defense. No discussion yet of the police yet receiving tasers.

PHILIPPINES – Metro police now equipped with ‘Taser’ (2010-03-02)

Posted on April 3 2010 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: The Manila Metropolitan police have now received tasers, described in this brief article as a“non lethal electroshock weapon” 40 officers have been trained for 3 days, and they will now train other officers. 100 X26 tasers were bought in February 2009. “The use of non-lethal weapon in serving our stakeholders is our […]