Taser

Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 13, 2017 - 11:52 am
Northshore cops are looking for five suspects they say tazed and pepper sprayed workers at Victoria's Secret in Mandeville. "Store staff called 911 after five (5) individuals made out with stacks of merchandise valued in excess of $1,500.00. Two of the thieves were armed; one with mace, the other...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 05, 2017 - 11:33 am
The New Orleans Independent Police Monitor says the New Orleans Police Department may be putting officers and the public at risk with the use of conducted electrical weapons (CEW), often referred to as Tasers. "It appears that NOPD officers do not consistently provide warning and time to comply...
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Jim Hanzo
July 16, 2017 - 6:36 pm
A New Orleans cop had his weapon stolen in Jefferson Parish, Sunday afternoon. The burglary happened just before 3 p.m. in the 3900 block of North I-10 Service Road in Metairie. The police officer's personal vehicle's window was shattered, and the burglar was then able to access the trunk where the...
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