Quote Originally Posted by cmhbob View Post
They'd previously encountered her with scissors, apparently.

And even if a TASER had been deployed, the other officer would have had their weapon out. But a knife is lethal force, and TASERs aren't supposed to be used against lethal force.
Friday, I used a simple blocking maneuver and a calm voice to disarm a violent and mentally disturbed individual armed with a knife actively coming after me. I did this while unarmed myself.

I ask again, why do we hold cops to such low standards?