Education & Training


Hot Topics - Less Than Lethal Force

Emma Jenkinson, Clare Neeson & Anthony Bleetman, The Relative Risk of Police Use-of-Force Options: Evaluating the Potential for Deployment of Electronic Weaponry, J. CLINICAL FORENSIC MED. (forthcoming 2006), Located at: Journal of Clinical Forensic Medicine

Rick Smith, TASER Non-Lethal Weapons: Safety Data and Field Results, AAFS 58TH ANNUAL MEETING, Feb. 20-25, 2006, Located at: AAFS

Mark Schlosberg, Stun Gun Fallacy: How the Lack of Taser Regulation Endangers Lives, AAFS 58TH ANNUAL MEETING, Feb. 20-25, 2006, Located at: AAFS

Adam K. Aleksander, Forensic Engineering Analysis of TASER Issues and Safety Warnings, AAFS 58TH ANNUAL MEETING, Feb. 20-25, 2006, Located at: AAFS

Amy T. Sheil & Kim A. Collins, TASER-Related Fatalities: Case Report and Review of the Literature, AAFS 58TH ANNUAL MEETING, Feb. 20-25, 2006, Located at: AAFS

Robert Davis, Doctors: Tasers Can Be Safe Within Limits: ER Coalition Urges Oversight of Stun Guns, USA TODAY, Feb. 20, 2006, at 11B, Located at: USA Today

Allison Torres Burtka, Tasers Continue to Draw Scrutiny, TRIAL, Jan. 2006, at 74, Located at: Trial

International Association of Chiefs of Police, ELECTRO-MUSCULAR DISRUPTION TECHNOLOGY: A NINE-STEP STRATEGY FOR EFFECTIVE DEPLOYMENT (May 2005), Located at: International Association of Chiefs of Police

Taser International and Amnesty International Debate Safety of Taser Weapons, POLICE, May 2005, at 14, Located at: Police

Electric Shock from Tasers Can Injure and Kill, Lawsuits Claim, TRIAL, May 2005, at 16, Located at: ATLA

Steve Hougland, Charlie Mesloh & Mark Henych, Use of Force, Civil Litigation, and the Taser: One Agency’s Experience, FBI L. ENFORCEMENT BULL., Mar. 2005, at 24, Located at: FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin

The Early Show: TASER Danger? (CBS television broadcast Oct. 12, 2004), Located at: The Early Show