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Showing Stories from 26th May 2021 to 20th October 2022
Sex offender who stabbed two officers sent down for 20 years

Sex offender who stabbed two officers sent down for 20 years

(20/10/22) The officers managed to taser their attacker and restrain him despite both suffering serious injuries.

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Man shot dead had first been tackled with stun grenade and baton round

Man shot dead had first been tackled with stun grenade and baton round

(14/10/22) Officers at the station reported a man with a knife in the car park, who was smashing glass in the entrance door and nearby windows.

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(23/05/22) UK officers hear about Capitol Hill riot during Washington visit (28/04/22) Review could lead to all uses of Taser on under-18s being referred
National changes for Taser training following petrol forecourt incident

National changes for Taser training following petrol forecourt incident

(12/04/22) Officers Tasered man after he refused to comply with attempt to breathalyse and arrest him.

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(11/04/22) PCs who confronted MP's killer with 'flimsy equipment' given award (03/02/22) Written warning for officer who used CS spray against 13-year-old (30/11/21) Officers who procured unauthorised CS cannisters cleared by IOPC (30/09/21) Tasers confirmed for Police Scotland to counter 7,000 assaults (20/09/21) PC pleads guilty to common assault after tasering handcuffed man (16/09/21) PC who used taser in drive stun mode on arrested man dismissed (25/08/21) Tasers being used too often for compliance says IOPC case review (25/08/21) Taser lead dismisses IOPC review as unsubstantiated and out of date (05/07/21) Taser ineffective when officers went to aid of child in Milton Keynes (29/06/21) PC Monk jailed for eight years (28/06/21) Judge discounts PC Monk's undisclosed cautions as 'irrelevant' (25/06/21) Taser "important part of toolkit" but under review, says NPCC lead (25/06/21) Comment: taser was not on trial (24/06/21) BWV introduced in West Mercia year after Dalian Atkinson's death (21/06/21) IOPC finds no misconduct in Tasering of man in front of 5-year-old son (10/06/21) Prosecution challenges PC's 'loss of memory' on three 'key' facts (07/06/21) Officers justified in tasering man who threatened to stab them (04/06/21) Use of force police trainer tells trial 'no tactic can be ruled out' (03/06/21) Dalian Atkinson trial PC denies concocting account with colleague (02/06/21) PC accused of murder tells court he feared for his life after taser failed (28/05/21) Expert says there were '12 factors' linked to Dalian Atkinson's death (27/05/21) Use of handcuffs contributed to ex-footballer's death, trial told (27/05/21) Scotland "well behind the curve" on equipment, say senior officers (26/05/21) Being kicked and Tasered contributed to death of footballer, court told
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