Chicago police to get more TASERs


By Frank Main
Chicago Sun-Times

Despite a handful of deaths blamed on Tasers nationally, the Chicago Police Department will equip about 150 field training officers with the stun guns -- in addition to 200 of the devices that sergeants have been using for about five years.

Deputy Supt. Charles Williams said he can envision a day when every Chicago Police officer is equipped with a Taser.

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