• Too many risks with Tasers
    March 26,2013
     

    Tasers are seen as “harmless” weapons to help police officers who didn’t get enough training to begin with to subdue obnoxious people. Being obnoxious is not a case for the death penalty, and there have been a few deaths already reported. Even a well-trained officer doesn’t know if the person he’s aiming at has for example a pacemaker or any other of the many conditions that would make the use of the Taser lethal.

    The police shouldn’t use them, and they should definitely not be sold to the public.

    Elisabeth Hebert

    Northfield

    MORE IN Letters
    I am a Berlin School Board member and one of the three members from Berlin on the Act 46, 706B... Full Story
    The people of Washington County are very fortunate to have Bill Doyle as their state senator. Full Story
    I would like to make everyone aware of the type of representative Tommy Walz of Barre really is. Full Story
    More Articles
  •  
     
    • MEDIA GALLERY 
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS