Performance issues identified in strip-search Taser use

Officers' use of less-lethal weapon in custody cells justified but watchdog raises concerns over performance procedures.

Performance issues identified in strip-search Taser use

Date - 15th April 2014
By - Jasmin McDermott - Police Oracle
A force has been told to review guidance over the use of Taser in custody suites after two separate complaints revealed performance concerns. The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) found that while the use of the less-lethal...
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