Archive for the 'Forced to taser' Category

CANADA – Russell, Manitoba: Taser used on violent patient at Russell hospital (2013-01-01)

Posted on January 1 2013 by admin

[[Summary / Comments : The obvious question here is: Why not use strong sedatives? Why was it easier to taser him? A 43-yr-old man, who went to hospital following snowmobile injuries, “had to be tasered” when he became violent with staff and other patients. He attacked a doctor, nurse and a child. Drugs are suspected […]

USA – Springfield, Georgia: Teen tased at school (2011-03-10)

Posted on March 10 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Police officers in a high school are “forced to taser” – several times – a belligerent 15-year-old girl. “Police say the 15-year-old girl was arguing with another student in cafeteria. A school official broke the argument up and then two resource officers escorted the teen to the principal’s office. While heading to the principal’s […]

USA – Ozark, Arkansas Cop Tasers girl for resisting bedtime (2009-11-20)

Posted on November 20 2009 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: As clear a case of taser abuse as one can find: “The local police chief in Ozark, Arkansas [pop. 3500] is standing behind one of his officers who tasered a 10-year-old girl who was refusing to go to bed, supposedly at the request of the girl’s mother … Bradshaw then tried to […]