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Over 400 children threatened by police tasers in 2013

The former Labour Home Secretary David Blunkett says he is concerned after figures obtained by the BBC show more than 400 children had tasers drawn on them in 2013, with 37 children actually fired on.

The number is up more than a third on the previous year but the government said the ages of some of the people involved were estimates.

Sarah Corker reports.

  • 25 Feb 2015
  • From the section UK
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