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December 30, 2009

TASER used to subdue Fla. man who kicked officer

The Associated PressOLDSMAR, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida man who called 911 claiming he'd... - Full Story
December 30, 2009

Ill. man accused of grabbing cop's pistol, firing gun

During the struggle, the gun discharged one round that didn't hit the officer - Full Story
December 29, 2009
Calif. TASER ruling sets standards for police, claims

Calif. TASER ruling sets standards for police, claims

By Bob Egelko San Francisco ChronicleSAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Police need reasons to believe a suspect... - Full Story
December 28, 2009
Calif. department testing TASER's head-mounted cameras

Calif. department testing TASER's head-mounted cameras

Officers will activate the cameras every time they make contact with a person - Full Story
December 24, 2009

Man steals ambulance at N.H. hospital; officers use TASER to end incident

By Matthew Spolar Concord MonitorLOUDON, N.H. — A man stole an ambulance outside Lakes Region General... - Full Story
December 22, 2009
Two Wash. sheriff's officers critically injured by gunman lying in wait

Two Wash. sheriff's officers critically injured by gunman lying in wait

The Associated PressEATONVILLE, Wash. — Two sheriff's officers were wounded while responding to... - Full Story
December 19, 2009

R.I. officer charged with assault on cuffed woman

By Eric Tucker Associated PressPROVIDENCE, R.I. — A Rhode Island police officer has been charged... - Full Story
December 18, 2009

FBI investigating R.I. officer after video of beating

The officer was caught on videotape beating a restrained suspect - Full Story
December 17, 2009

Opinions vary on stun gun use at hospitals

More than 53 percent of hospital security officers do not carry lethal or less-lethal weapons - Full Story
December 16, 2009
Police training high school students how to interact with officers

Police training high school students how to interact with officers

Associated PressCOLUMBUS, Ohio — In a town where football players are treated like Hollywood stars,... - Full Story



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