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A new tool for police


Farmington police have a new tool to help them maintain order in the city. Several police officers went through training Monday afternoon for the department's new Tasers, weapons that use 50,000 volts of electricity to incapacitate people who have gotten out of hand. Farmington police chief Dan Siebenaler has had his eyes on the Tasers for several years, but until now he had never been able to find room for them

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Nathan Hansen
Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.
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