Monday, October 17, 2016

HPD Leaks: Conducted Energy Devices (Tasers)

Conducted Energy Devices (CEDs):


Are often used by law enforcement officers to get noncompliant or hostile suspects to comply. CEDs are classified as "Less-Lethal Technology," such as Tasers, induce involuntary muscle contractions, causing the suspect to be temporarily incapacitated.



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2. Assessing the Safety of Conducted Energy Devices

In this latest set of information I was able to examine, it seems that the Houston Police Department does not want you to know 2 parts of their policy concerning CEDs (Tasers):

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Could it be police union politics over civilian rights?