Originally Posted by Side-Swipe
Different story cops job relies on people co-operating rarely do they have wrestle people to the ground. If they come at officers tasers are allowed. Bounty hunters go after people who will not cooperate and will be disgruntled right off the bat.
Police serve warrants, they are government "bounty hunters".
What do tasers have do to with it, many areas don't issue tasers to their officers. Also, tasers are mainly offensive weapons, not defensive. They are extremely unreliable, especially in cold weather due to heavier clothing.