Latest Less-lethal weapons Stories

2010-06-29 06:00:00

BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- We've all been there. Walking alone at night in an empty parking structure or exercising on a secluded recreation trail - and an uneasy feeling begins to settle in. There could be trouble lurking.

2010-04-30 10:00:00

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has been awarded a $3 million contract by the U.S.

2009-10-26 08:41:00

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stinger Systems, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: STYS), a leader in electro-stun technology confirmed its training policy to allow officers to aim at center mass with its S-200 AT EID.

2009-09-23 09:32:11

Taser is using blogs and social networks more and more to endorse new products and fight concerns about them.

2009-09-22 10:35:00

MERCERVILLE, N.J., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Laser Energetics, Inc.

2009-09-15 13:32:28

Authorities in Michigan said a man who fired a gun during a feud with neighbors about manure was arrested by Taser-wielding deputies. Huron County sheriff's deputies said Casey and Tina Jahn were spreading lime and manure on their farm at about 9:30 a.m.

2009-09-03 14:57:35

Utah authorities said police used Tasers to keep a runaway bull under control until its owner could load it into a trailer. South Jordan, Utah., police Lt.

2009-08-04 18:03:00

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- San Diego-based, PepperBall Technologies Incorporated (PTI), announced the release of its new non-lethal weapon, the HotShot, a tiny pepper powder gun.

2009-07-28 19:29:00

SAN DIEGO, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Visualize walking at night to your car after an evening dining out with co-workers. The streets are dimly lit and no one is in sight. Slowly, you put the keys in the door of your vehicle thinking nothing of the impending danger right behind you.

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