BOLIVIA—They say it’s the longest three seconds of your life.
Unless, that is, you opt for five seconds.
That was the reaction of the 20-some sheriff’s deputies and detention officers who underwent Taser training Saturday, complete with exposure to the Taser.
As part of the sheriff’s office Taser training, all deputies and detention officers must be exposed to the Taser, sheriff’s office training coordinator Lt. Sammy Turner said.
The reason for this, Turner explained, is twofold.