Mayor takes Tasers away from Waveland police

dharris@sunherald.comDecember 18, 2010 

— Mayor David Garcia on Friday took the Tasers out of the hands of Waveland police officers.

The order issued to Police Chief James Varnell by the newly elected mayor comes a day after three lawsuits alleging Taser abuse by officers were filed in federal court.

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