Insp.-Gen. Yohanan Danino on Sunday morning ordered police officers to freeze the use of taser guns following the controversial arrest of
settler Boaz Albert, against whom Border Police used a taser gun.
Radio reported that Danino has appointed a commission from the
operation division to review the effectiveness of using a taser gun,
which delivers an electric shock to those resisting arrest.
Legal Forum for the Land of Israel had called on the police to
investigate what it called “illegal” and “abusive” use of a taser gun
during Albert's arrest.
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