Blinding flashlight developed as new law enforcement tool

The hunt for better non-lethal weaponry gained new urgency when…

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The hunt for better non-lethal weaponry gained new urgency when several people died in recent years after being shocked by a Taser. The LED Incapacitator, funded by the Department of Homeland Security, is a novel alternative. When officers shine the flashlight-like device in a person’s eyes, high-intensity LEDs, pulsating at varying rates, will make the suspect temporarily blind and dizzy. For details, click here and return back to comment.

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  • Tim

    More effective use of taxpayer dollars by DHS….