Archive for the 'TASER Inc. funds police foundations' Category

USA – TASER INC – First nominee for TASER Rise award in the category “Agency of the Year” (2014-05-29)

Posted on May 29 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : … The TASER Rise Award aims to reward “exceptional police heroes” (and reinforce TASER Inc.’s standing in the police community). In this article on the PoliceOne website, TASER Inc. congratulates the St. John Police Department, Kansas, for appropriate use of the taser … “Our first nominee for TASER and PoliceOne’s first-ever […]

USA – TASER International … : ‘Behind the Scenes of TASER’s RISE Campaign’ (2014-05-29)

Posted on May 29 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Posted on the official TASER blog May 29, 2014 by “Joe Domino”, depicting taser customers as “heros”: In this case the staging of scene for a TASER video (here). This links into the “TASER Rise” campaign, focusing particularly on women police officers: three winners will get free one-year subscription to AXON-EVIDENCE.com and […]

USA – TASER International – The RISE Awards: TASER and PoliceOne recognize officers and agencies that rise above the rest (2014-05-07)

Posted on May 7 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: A new PR initiative by TASER International showing its clear ties to the PoliceOne news/analysis website (and the IACP): Creation of the “RISE Awards” (with prizes of AXON/Evidence.com products) to recognize exemplary protection of lives, agency achievements and police leaders: “This new award program will recognize law enforcement officers and agencies that […]

USA – TASER International, Inc. : ‘TASER Honors 100,000 Lives Saved by Partnering With Arbor Day Foundation’ (2012-12-19)

Posted on December 19 2012 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: The taser manufacturer is planting trees to celebrate the 100,000th life saved by tasers. This number- 100,000 – has been determined by a “miraculous” timer on the  taser.com website that adds another life saved every 30 minutes, which means 48 a day, 336 a week, … 17,482 a year. Since they started […]

USA – Police-supply firms [among them TASER Inc.] give big to police museum project in D.C. (2011-11-14)

Posted on November 14 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY /COMMENTS: TASER Inc. is only one of numerous corporations lining up to help pay for the planned $80 million National Law Enforcement Museum in Washington DC. Since it was authorized by Congress in 2000, the museum project has become the centerpiece of a lucrative relationship in which public safety companies have aligned themselves with […]