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Illegal stun guns imported to UK

Stun guns 20 times more powerful than police Tasers can be illegally imported into the UK with ease, a BBC investigation has found.

Stun guns 20 times more powerful than police Tasers can be illegally imported into the UK with ease, a BBC investigation has found.

Reporters from Inside Out London were able to buy two illegal devices online and import them into the UK. Possessing a stun gun carries a maximum jail sentence of 10 years.

The UK Border Agency (UKBA) insists it is tackling the problem.

Mark Jordan reports.

  • 07 Jan
  • From the section UK