Golden Gate Xpress

Tasers: SFPD’s new weapon

Kelly Rodriguez Murillo

November 8, 2017

Last Friday, all four mayoral appointees in the Police Commission voted yes on the approval for the San Francisco Police Department to use conducted electrical weapons, or tasers, in San Francisco. This underhanded decision was d...

UPD awaits Taser approval from President Wong

Erica Linker

October 23, 2013

At a party last fall in Redwood City, a fight over drugs broke out. Officers arrived at the scene and SF State student Daniel Atwood decided to make a run for it. He hadn't gotten far before an officer fired a Taser at him....

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