In the News

November, 2014

Nov. 26, 2014

Provost Marshal’s Office begins carrying Tasers

Marine Corps Base Quantico – “Taser! Taser!” That is the warning I heard immediately before I was shocked with 50,000 volts of electricity and momentarily incapacitated. I had volunteered to be Tased

Nov. 22, 2014

Silver Sabre brings nations together

CAMP VRELO, Kosovo – Loud sounds of batons beating against thick plastic shields rang out as Soldiers shouted commands in unison, all while pushing the screaming rioters forward. The Kosovo Police and

Nov. 13, 2014

Research laboratory honors top scientists, engineers

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AFNS) – Air Force Research Laboratory honored 12 outstanding scientists and engineers at the 2014 AFRL Fellows and Early Career Awards Banquet recently for their

Nov. 6, 2014

The basics of crowd control

HOHENFELS, Germany – As Soldiers from 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division train during their two-month stay in Germany, they take an opportunity to teach and learn from their NATO

Nov. 6, 2014

Active Denial Technology Demonstration Held at Quantico

QUANTICO, Va. – Leaders from several different services and agencies gathered at Range 4 for a demonstration of the Active Denial Technology (ADT), a nonlethal weapons system developed by the Joint

Nov. 3, 2014

445 SFS Airmen conduct TASER<sup>&reg;</sup> training

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – 445th Security Forces Squadron reservists Tech. Sgt. Joshua McCrabb and Senior Airman Jalen McMahan use a TASER® on Tech. Sgt. Matthew Edds during the Oct. 5,

Nov. 3, 2014

Air War College class demonstrates the use of non-lethal weapons

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. – Air War College's Non-lethal Weapons and Effects elective class demonstrated the use of non-lethal weapons to its students at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, Oct. 16,