Archive for the 'Aardvark Tactical Inc. (USA)' Category

USA – TASER Inc. – Press release: United States Army Fields TASER X26 ECDs: Military Police to Receive the X26 (2012-03-21)

Posted on March 21 2012 by admin

 [[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : TASER Inc. reports new sales (3,600 X26s) to the US military “be deployed to military police and allows the enhanced ability to manage escalation of force while conducting military, humanitarian, and stability and support operations” – principally for military policing. “These TASER devices will not only help to protect the lives […]

AUSTRALIA – Western Australia Report urges restraint before Taser use against high-risk groups (2011-04-20)

Posted on April 22 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Report in the Australian Journal of Law and Medicine urges restraint before Taser use against high-risk groups. West Australian police should resort to tasering a mentally ill person only when that individual is imminently likely to sustain or cause grievous bodily harm. The article says people with psychosis or chronic illicit drug […]

TASER Inc. – TASER International Receives Significant X26 Order (2011-03-28)

Posted on March 30 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: A TASER press release announces new purchase orders for the X26 “and related accessories from Aardvark Tactical Inc., TASER International’s distributor to the U.S. Government for use by an unnamed U.S. federal government agency” Note the lack of transparency and we might remember that some 30% of sales volume comes precisely from […]