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2nd OIS in 2 days...WTF

Discussion in 'Cop Talk' started by BamaTrooper, Sep 6, 2013.

  1. BamaTrooper

    BamaTrooper Almost Done

    Sep 12, 2006
    Rocking Chair
    This one started as a prowler call....foot chase, uneffective use of taser, taser lost to bg who stunned one officer and was shot when he tried to stun the other.
  2. nikerret

    nikerret Mr. Awesome

    Mar 29, 2005
    You? at your agency? in your town?

    What's the scope?

    Glad the good guys are okay (other than another Tasering).

  3. Well, the current moon is in waxing crescent, and there are approximately 12 days, 10 hours and 40 minutes before the next full moon, so that can't be it...

    Just glad the good guys won out again.
  4. This.......
  5. BamaTrooper

    BamaTrooper Almost Done

    Sep 12, 2006
    Rocking Chair
    Not my agency, but the city PD where I live. Mobile, AL PD. had the article but for some reason I can't find the link. I will try again later.
  6. TK-421


    Oct 12, 2012
    Pflugerville, TX
    Well, obviously the taser wasn't broken, because the bad guy used it against a cop, so I'm going to put my money on something in his system that caused him to not feel the effects.
  7. OLY-M4gery


    Nov 7, 2001
    Southern WI
  8. It does not take much to make the Taser not work as we wish it would. My money is at "only one effective dart." I had a VERY sucessful Tasering, which ultimately saved the BGs life, since lethal force may have been the next step. In my story, the BG was sitting behind the wheel of my police car, not moving a great deal at that time. I was able to get the top dart into the upper shoulder and the bottom into his side.

    The Taser does not work if the dart placement is not good.

    I can't open the link for some reason, but unless this was an X2, I assume that the officer got stun driven?
    Last edited: Sep 7, 2013
  9. pal2511


    Sep 15, 2002
    Was you letting him take your car for a spin? :). Had to say it sorry.

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