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USA – Fredericksburg, Virginia: City says officer violated Taser policy (2013-12-18)

Posted on December 18 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: a Fredericksburg police officer violated policy when he used a Taser on a suspect for about 40 seconds last month. This was inconsistent with training protocols. About half of the department’s Tasers have been retrofitted with a control device that will not allow them to be deployed for more than five seconds. […]