Archive for the 'Police using taser off-duty' Category

USA – North Carolina firefighters face charges in stun gun incident (2011-12-30)

Posted on December 30 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Is it fun to taser an 18-year-old junior firefighter, still a high school student, nine times at a Christmas party? The Fire Chief and another firefighter apparently borrowed a taser from a police officer, What the hell was he doing lending it out as if it was a toy gun? The police […]

UK – Police officer ‘tasered his officer girlfriend after she trashed his house and car’ (2011-11-08)

Posted on November 8 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY /COMMENTS : Is this just ex-lover’s jealousy – there are crazies in every walk of life – or is the taser perceived by the police as a non-lethal but “nasty” weapon? Is the taser and “invitation to abuse”: … Two police officers have been suspended and one arrested after a lover’s tiff turned violent, […]