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Increasing Taser use 'due to device's wider roll out'

Increasing Taser use 'due to device's wider roll out'

Southern forces doubled their use of the less-lethal weapon between 2012 and 2013, figures show.

Date - 10th April 2014
By - Alex Iszatt- Police Oracle
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A wider roll out of Taser to response officers has been credited for a surge in the number of times the device was deployed over the course of a year. Home Office figures name Dorset, Sussex, Wiltshire and Thames Valley as the most prolific users of...
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