non-lethal weapons

11.3.16

A Man Died After the NYPD Tasered Him

According to police, the man threatened officers with a glass bottle when they confronted him.

10.21.14

There’s No Such Thing as a 'Non-Lethal' Weapon

Tasers, pepper spray, and other "non-lethal" or "less lethal" devices still have the potential to cripple or kill, and we need to recognize that.

7.2.14

The World Cup Is Like Fashion Week for Brazil's Security Industry

I spoke to Professor Anna Feigenbaum about riot-control style through the ages and how "non-lethal" weapons manufacturers use opportunities like the World Cup protests to showcase their best gear.