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Force increases number of taser equipped officers to 45 per cent

Avon and Somerset chief also insists body worn video footage of assaults is always shown in court.

Force increases number of taser equipped officers to 45 per cent

Date - 21st October 2019
By - Gary Mason
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The number of Taser trained patrol officers in Avon and Somerset Police will increase to 45 per cent of the total strength to 650 by April 2021 in response to a rising number of assaults on officers, the force has said. The review of officer safety...
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