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.

LexisNexis Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.   
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: Chicago police to get more TASERs

Request product info from top TASER companies

Thank You!

= required Error occured while sending data

  1. Tags
  2. Less Lethal

Join the discussion

PoliceOne comments can only be accessed by verified law enforcement professionals.
Please sign in or register to view or write your own comments below.