Stunned, Tasered, Or Bullet-ed?–Must Police Shoot to Kill When Confronted? Could Use Stun Gun or Taser Instead of Bullets Impede Suspect? Appears Police Are Using Real Guns in Right Situations.

PUBLIC SAFETY

SITUATION:
Stun Guns & Tasers Apparently Being Used by most law Enforcement;
Hopefully, Reduces deaths by Police bullets

SOLUTIONS:
U.S. police departments overwhelmingly rely on Tasers
94% of police agencies now using this type of stun gun,
Not all officers carry them in departments that own them
One of the most powerful self-defense weapons on the market.
Tasers are commonly used by police around the nation as a “non-lethal” weapon to stop confrontation.
But their use has been marked with controversy, lawsuits and public scrutiny of law enforcement practices.
Tasers are designed to incapacitate an attacker at a distance;
Two pronged darts that conduct electricity are fired at a person.
Tasers work by disrupting the brain’s ability to communicate with rest of the body.

STUN GUN VS TASER – Which is better?
Some people think stun guns and Tasers are one and the same.
But really 2 very different but very effective weapons for self defense
To be used in two very different kinds of situations.
Main difference is the proximity at which they work.
TASER devices can fire the electric probes at distances up to 15 feet
Or they can be used at closer proximities to deliver the electric shock.

SOURCES:
1) https://www.beststungun.com/stun-gun-vs-taser/

2) How long does it take to recover from being tasered (Everything you need to know) – https://homesecurityplanet.com/how-long-does-it-take-to-recover-from-being-tasered/

2) “Suit claims proposed restrictions on stun guns in Maui County violate 2nd Amendment – https://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/2022/04/02/lawsuit-claims-maui-county-county-council-are-violating-second-amendment-rights/

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