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    More police have Tasers as options

    More police have Tasers as option

    By Christine Legere

    At the request of Police Chief Paul Shastany, selectmen recently voted to add the warrant article to purchase the weapons, which were legalized in Massachusetts in 2004.

    Police chiefs in the region say that Tasers have proven to be an effective weapon, and Cynthia Walsh, vice chairwoman of the Stoughton selectmen, strongly supported the idea.

    Police departments south of Boston are more accepting of Tasers - The Boston Globe

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    Any department that issues Tasers is taking a step in the right direction. It is one of the best tools that a cop can have on their belt.
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