Tasers 1

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-10-22
Session date: 
October 22, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3789
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

On how many occasions in the last 3 months in Barnet have tasers a) been drawn and b) been fired at a suspect?

Answer

Answer for Tasers 1

Answer for Tasers 1

Answered By: 
The Mayor

During the 3 months from 1st July - 30th September 2014, the following use of Taser occurred in the Borough of Barnet.

Method of use

Drawn: There were 4 deployments when Taser was drawn at a subject.

Method of use

Fired: There were no deployments when a Taser was fired at a subject.