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  • How Tasers work

    How Tasers work

    A Taser fires two electrified darts up to 25 feet to cause neuromuscular incapacitation, as described below. The device also can be used in drive-stun-mode, which causes localized pain. Read the full investigation: Shocking force: Police in Maryland didn't follow Taser safety recommendations in...

  • Agencies with highest Taser use, 2012-2014

    Agencies with highest Taser use, 2012-2014

    Baltimore City police top the list for number of Taser discharges. Baltimore County ranks second with half as many firings. These two departments, together with  Montgomery County, make up nearly half of all Taser use in the state. Below are the 15 agencies with the most discharges. Source: Governor's...

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Human remains found in E. North Avenue vacant

A victim whose skeletal remains were found in a vacant house in Barclay in June died of blunt force trauma, the Baltimore Police Department said Friday. Police said the remains had been tentatively identified, but later said the victim's name had not been confirmed. The remains were found in a vacant...

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