stun baton

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a weapon designed to disable a victim temporarily by delivering a nonlethal high-voltage electric shock


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Point Blank's latest ThorShield(TM) electroshock weapon protection system -- a durable, lightweight, conductive material lining that is integrated into a body armor carrier to effectively protect security officers from less-lethal energy weapons -- will be one of the key highlights.
PBBA & PACA's ThorShield(TM) electroshock weapon protection system - The first-of-its-kind durable, light weight, conductive material lining now available exclusively in Point Blank and PACA body armor products.
Point Blank has teamed up exclusively with G2 Consulting, architect of ThorShield and other electroshock weapon protection solutions, to integrate this technology into Point Blank Body Armor and PACA body armor products.
The threat or use of nonfatal force included shouting, cursing, threatening, pushing or grabbing, hitting or kicking, using pepper spray, using an electroshock weapon, pointing a gun or using other force.
A witness who knew the subjects believed that they might have numerous edged weapons, an electroshock weapon, or pepper spray in their possession or in the room.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Shawwal 8, 1436, Jul 24, 2015, SPA -- A former Canadian law enforcement officer who was in charge when police used an electroshock weapon on a Polish immigrant, causing his death has been given a two-year jail term for perjury during a public inquiry into the incident.
Colonel Khaled Saeed Al Shamesi, Head of Security Support Department at the Abu Dhabi Police, explained that the Taser electroshock weapon, which is based on techniques that momentarily paralyse body movement, is an advanced option to subdue wanted criminals.
Finally, the officer managed to separate himself from the desperate suspect, get out his Taser and shoot the electroshock weapon at him.
A Taser is a hand-held electroshock weapon sold by Taser International.
The incident was one of several uses of the electroshock weapon investigated by Ombudsman Dr Michael Maguire who cleared police of any wrongdoing.
She said that no one was spared from being attacked with the electroshock weapon and that several security personnel were taken to a hospital as a result of the attack.
Despite criticism from anti-Taser campaigners, who say the weapon is potentially fatal, the Police Federation is pushing for all frontline officers to be armed with the electroshock weapon.
The Metropolitan Police also denied a taser electroshock weapon had been "deployed" by one of their officers in the aftermath of the attack on Mr Diarrassouba, after footage emerged on YouTube of tension between police and the crowd at the crime scene.
Emad said that the stung guns, an electroshock weapon that stuns people into submission, are a hot item in Cairo's informal arms bazzar.
This includes two convictions for possession of heroin, possession of an electroshock weapon and producing class C drugs and by not paying his rent.