Archive for the 'Taser inciting violence' Category

USA – US Airman grabbed in groin by tasered colleague (2013-09-18)

Posted on September 18 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : This is not a joke (as it was seen in the video) – but an indication of how people targeted by tasers may react violently. In this case it involved voluntary tasering of US air-force personnel. A female US airman suffered great pain. A colleague supports the woman to prevent her […]

UK – Riot warning following London Police’s (Met’s) intention to introduce Tasers to Hackney (2013-02-08)

Posted on February 8 2013 by admin

[[Summary / Comments: There is a real danger that providing police with tasers to combat violence in the London area may actually incite violence – according to various people working with youth. The police say they willnot go beyond their statutary powers but many doubt this.]] Hackney Gazette, by Emma Bartholomew A youth worker has […]