Shock Devices

Auburn City Council discusses body-worn cameras for police

Auburn City Council discussed outfitting Auburn Police with body-worn cameras among other new technologies during its study session on July 12. Body-worn cameras are already in use by several surrounding police departments, including Kent, Seattle and Tacoma. Two representatives from Axon – the company that supplies Tasers and body cameras …

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Council discusses body-worn cameras for Auburn police

Auburn City Council discussed outfitting Auburn Police with body-worn cameras among other new technologies during its study session on July 12. Body-worn cameras are already in use by several surrounding police departments, including Kent, Seattle and Tacoma. Two representatives from Axon – the company that supplies Tasers and body cameras …

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Justice Rotenberg Education Center: Federal Court of Appeal overturns FDA rule banning electric shock devices to treat self-injurious behavior

The case concerns the rarely administered and highly controversial use of electrical stimulation (ESD) devices to treat people who put themselves, and sometimes others, at a serious risk of injury. The FDA and critics have said the risks outweigh the benefits, while supporters, including parents of students, say the practice …

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