New Hampton PD To Carry Tasers For First Time Ever

The New Hampton Police Department will now be equipped with tasers.  This is New Hampton Police Chief Zach Nosbisch:


Nosbisch informed the New Hampton City Council his department will be getting trained and will begin to carry them as soon as his officers have had the proper instruction.  He says his officers need them.


Nosbish says tasering a suspect is a better alternative than the use of deadly force.