Video shows new WVC police officers go through Taser training

Posted at 3:55 PM, Jun 16, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-16 17:55:52-04

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Six new officers with West Valley City Police Department went through Taser training.

A video released by the police department on their Facebook page shows each officer’s reaction to being struck by the Taser.

The training helps officers understand the effects of the device, not only on a suspect, but on themselves, the Facebook post states.