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EPD interim Taser policy tightens use on subjects

By: Jonathan Marx | News reporter

Temporary policy limits Taser use in non-threatening cases

The Eugene Police Department’s interim Taser use policy, released and implemented on Monday, restricts officers from using the stun guns unless a subject is thought to pose a threat of physical injury to the officer. The newly modified version of Po…