Originally Posted by bananananana
Because you can control a tackle. You can't control what an electrci shock does once it's fired. If he was fighting or being violent, then yes use a taser, but that situation was nowhere near that.
And the guidelines for using a taser, among other circumstances, include to subdue a fleeing suspect. A kid running around in a ballpark hardly constitutes a fleeing suspect. Any police investigation will of...