Archive for the 'Bicyclist tasered' Category

USA – Audit faults Palo Alto, California officer for firing Taser at bicyclist (2014-01-08)

Posted on January 8 2014 by admin

  Palo Alto Weekly, by Gennady Sheyner [[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Cyclist tasered violating police department policy. The officer fired a Taser at a 16-year-old bicyclist who was not stopping for stop signs before another officer used a police car to block the boy’s path and capture him. The taser, the report notes, had no apparent […]

INDIA – Delhi police imports stun guns to stop errant bikers (2013-10-26)

Posted on October 26 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Following the accidental deaths while trying to control stunt bikers a few months back, Delhi police, following Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab police, are asking for tasers. Delhi police has ordered half dozen stun guns from the USA especially to control bikers in New Delhi district. In a cavalier way, police officials […]