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Taser use on knife wielders 'appropriate'

Taser use on knife wielders 'appropriate'

Five cases of weapon deployments were proportionate, watchdog says.

Date - 14th March 2014
By - Jack Sommers - Police Oracle
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The police watchdog in Northern Ireland has upheld several uses of Taser against knife-wielding suspects.Dr Michael Maguire, Police Ombudsman for the province, held that Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) officers had acted appropriately in...
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