'Major concerns' over Taser usage

Taser Use At Point-Blank Range Concerns IPCC

A police watchdog has raised major concerns over officers using tasers at point-blank range in what is “purely a means of pain compliance”. The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) found the highly controversial tactic is still being used, despite police no longer being taught the technique. Last year, Tasers were used 287 times in so-called […]