- from MASHED 2012 (Channel 4 Friday 28th December 11.40 pm)
Even the Grey Bloke is getting into the spirit of cop-bashing... in a good way.
I plan to call in and talk to you tomorrow evening (21 may).
i first tried to copy paste notes on this 'show prep' page
(since im calling in tomorrow -also chose 'audio' under media type for that reason)
i posted my story to forum:
'woman activist attempts to pay fine-gets tazed, maced & thrown in cage'
i'm still working on filling in details on my outline of the events as i remember them (such as names of individuals and times things happened) .
i was trying to pay fine in dollar bills which had 'too many marks on them'.
Cops and cameras. This Tazer salesman (and the talking head) is so naive. Is they loved the idea so much, then they would not hassle journalists.Read more »
Internal investigation records show Deputy Raul Alvarado, 34, told witnesses he kicked the frog multiple times, painted it with White Out and stunned it with a Taser because he was "bored" at work in August 2009.Alvarado allegedly said the frog was "taking it like a champ."Read more »
Philadelphia Police Taze young man to death this afternoon, after reporting to a call of a person with a weapon.Read more »
Police and school officials are investigating why a student at Middletown High School was tasered at lunchtime Friday after stealing food from the cafeteria.
Police said the student was "dry-stunned." Unlike a typical act of tasing, dry-stunning eliminates the use of projectiles. The Taser is held against the person’s skin and is intended to cause pain without incapacitating the victim.Read more »
A federal appeals court says three Seattle police officers did not employ excessive force when they repeatedly tasered a visibly pregnant woman for refusing to sign a speeding ticket.Read more »
Naked woman with a stick smacks a cop when they try to detain her. So, a cop SHOT her multiple times. If they really felt they couldn't just leave her alone, maybe they could use a baton, or mace/ pepper spray, tazer, or even martial arts training.Read more »
FORT WORTH, Texas — A mentally ill man's death after he was shocked twice by a police Taser was a homicide, a medical examiner's office ruled Thursday.Read more »
The police in the UK are about to be issues the eXtended Range Electronic Projectile (XREP) which fires a series of barbed electrodes delivering a 20-second, 500-volt shock up to 98ft away. That's 3 times further than current models.
How long before that makes it to US shores? We can't allow a brutality gap to widen.Read more »
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