The new TASER X12 LLS (Less-Lethal Shotgun) is a fully integrated less-lethal platform, utilizing a re-engineered Mossberg® 500® pump-action shotgun that has been optimized for the TASER™ XREP eXtended Range Electronic Projectile.
With that in mind, Taser introduced a new concept in ECD technology — the Taser eXtended Range Electronic Projectile (XREP). The XREP looks like a high-tech shotgun shell. That’s not by accident — Taser designed the XREP so that military or law enforcement officers could fire one from a standard 12-gauge shotgun.
The TASER X12 Less Lethal Shotgun (LLS) is a fully integrated less-lethal platform manufactured by Mossberg that has been optimized for the TASER eXtended Range Electronic Projectile (XREP), while providing for integration of the TASER(r) X26 electronic control device (ECD) for close-in engagements.
It can be fired from any 12-gauge shotgun, but Taser has developed a custom-designed shotgun, in conjunction with American firearms company Mossberg. It uses ‘ammunition key’ technology to prevent accidentally using normal shotgun cartridges, and comes with a distinctive yellow stock and forearm.
The Taser XREP is a 12 gauge less-lethal round that delivers an electric shock to the target it hits. It’s certainty the most complex shotgun bullet ever made and also the most expensive.. I was able to handle, and photograph, a deactivated Taser XREP round.
Taser: I am going to lump a lot of similar products under this one heading. Point of contact tasers, cartridges tasers (the ones you see on TV that shoot darts with wires attached), and the independent shotgun round taser. Each of these are extremely effective at incapacitating a suspect.
The taser is a lethal weapon that is classified as a firearm under the National Firearms Act and carries a manufacturer”s warning that states the firearm “can cause death or serious injury.” Less-lethal is a contradiction in terms like “less pregnant.” (A gun is less lethal if I shoot your leg instead of your chest and a bomb less
The introduction of Taser guns in Australia followed a wave of 69 police shootings between 1984 and 1995, in which alleged suspects or mentally ill people were killed.
Taser darts can incapacitate, not just cause pain compliance, and are thus preferred by some law enforcement over non-Taser stun guns and other electronic control weapons, which, like a Taser when used solely in «Drive Stun» mode, can only do the latter.
An electroshock weapon is an incapacitating weapon. Issuing Tasers to all members of the force (who are generally unarmed) is currently under consideration. Use of Tasers in Ireland by private individuals is prohibited. Israel Taser guns are now used by some British police as a «less lethal» weapon.
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Stun guns deliver the ultimate in non-lethal protection. The Home Security Superstore has a large selection of handheld stun guns, taser guns, and other self defense weapons. Stun guns are legal in most states and highly effective – so much so, in fact, they’re carried by …
Taser Weapons, Use of Tasers by Selected Law Enforcement Agencies, United States Government Accountability Office Report, May 2005. Use of Stun Guns The TASER models available to the general public have 15 foot tethers. The models available to law enforcement have a 21, 25, or 35 foot range, depending on the model.
U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling After Perea’s death, his family sued the police officers, the Albuquerque Police Department and the City for excessive force under 42 U.S.C. 1983. This is the Federal Statute dealing with the deprivation of civil rights by a person acting under color of law (law enforcement or government officials).
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