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AUSTRALIA – Canberra: Tasers in the ACT will be equipped with video cameras to allow for greater scrutiny of the controversial devices. (2012-06-12)

Posted on June 12 2012 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENT: Policing has confirmed it is buying high definition cameras to record the moments leading up to a Taser’s use. The move was welcomed yesterday by the Australian Federal Police Association and Civil Liberties Australia, who were critical of the wider rollout of Tasers. A Police Union spoesman said: “”There’s concern of footage […]