No Tasers |

No Tasers

As a former reserve police officer of seven years, I am disturbed by the issuance of Taser stun guns to Nevada County law enforcement.

My training taught me that it was a police officer’s job to defuse situations that could lead to confrontations or resistance. I feel that these weapons are little more than tools of torture. They are not needed and could create serious legal problems for Nevada County.

John Fletcher

Cedar Ridge

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