Archive for the 'AXON reliability' Category

USA – Albuquerque: Tentacles of Taser (2014-05-21)

Posted on May 21 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: A well-argued blog from Albuquerque points to problems of “single-bidding” for the TASER on-body-cameras, the way the City has been signed into a five-year contract – the cost of the cameras is a minor element ion the $1.9 million contract – the scandalous links between police chief and TASER International and serious […]

USA – Albuquerque, New Mexico: TASERGATE Continued: AXON-flex DEFECTIVE PRODUCT (2014-04-24)

Posted on April 24 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Two stories here: (1) The Albuquerque police chief signed a $1.9 million deal with TASER to adopt the AXON on-body camera system. Just afterwards the police chief retired and immediately started working as a consultant for TASER International. (2) The Taser “AXON” Flex camera has proven to be a less than reliable […]

USA – Emails put Albuquerque, New Mexico, Police Dept., Taser relationship in question [and questions of AXON reliability] (2014-04-23)

Posted on April 23 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Former Albuquerque Police Dept (APD) Chief Ray Schultz helped make Albuquerque one of Taser’s biggest clients before he retired – and now he’s on the TASER payroll. Albuquerque signed on a nearly $2 million, 5-year contract for Taser Axon Flex cameras, online storage and accessories. In February, a Power Point presentation created […]