Tasers


Taser Controversy Refuses to Die
"With electronic stun guns now being used by a growing number of UK police forces, BBC News examines the controversy in North America, where a series of deaths have put Tasers under fresh scrutiny...

"The "less-than-lethal" weapons have been involved in 74 deaths in the United States and Canada, according to Amnesty International...

"It also claims Tasers have been used gratuitously - against children or the elderly or on people posing no real threat."


Colby Glass, MLIS