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Chiefs to discuss whether probationers and specials can use taser

NPCC boss says colleagues are divided on issue.

British Transport Police's Wayne Marques who fought the London Bridge attackers with his baton. Photo: John Stillwell/PA Wire

British Transport Police's Wayne Marques who fought the London Bridge attackers with his baton. Photo: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Date - 3rd July 2017
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Chiefs will put the issue of probationers and specials being permitted to use taser back on the agenda in the wake of the London Bridge attacks. Last year the NPCC asked the College of Policing to review the issue of the two groups currently banned...
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