Archive for the 'TASER Inc. funding politicians' Category

USA – Albuquerque, New Mexico: City’s relationship with Taser stunning for some (2014-05-28)

Posted on May 28 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: More information of the links between Albuquerque Police and TASER International: After a scathing U.S. Department of Justice report on the Albuquerque Police Department the city hired consultants and one of them – Tom Streicher – has made promotional videos for TASER International. (Ex Police-chief Schulz has already been identified as being […]

USA – “50,000 volts a zap” (2011-04-03)

Posted on April 6 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Testimony from community groups & individuals to pressure the San Francisco Public Safety Committee not to rescind on its 2010 vote to withdraw tasers from police officers. The police continue to insist on their need for it on the use of force scale … There are also reports of TASER Inc. funding […]

TASER Inc. – New Homeland Security Nominee Made Millions on Insider Deal with TASER International (2004-12-09)

Posted on December 9 2004 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: “Bernard Kerik, President Bush’s choice to run the Homeland Security Department, made $6.2 million by exercising stock options he received fromTaser’s chief executive officer, Patrick Smith … Smith said Kerik has been a speaker for Taser at law enforcement conferences … and advised Taser on making sales presentations to police chiefs… Kerik […]