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910th SECFO Airmen grow skills through Taser training

Security Forces Airmen must complete Taser training, which includes enduring a Taser shock, before they are qualified to carry one on duty.

A training Taser cartridge is on display Oct. 3, 2021, at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio. Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 910th Security Forces Squadron completed combat readiness training during the October unit training assembly. Taser training is one area of readiness Airmen need to remain current in. (U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Christina Russo)

Security Forces Airmen must complete Taser training, which includes enduring a Taser shock, before they are qualified to carry one on duty.

Senior Airman Anthony Piper, a fireteam member with the 910th Security Forces Squadron, fills out a consent form on Oct. 3, 2021, at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio. Airmen are required to fill out such paperwork in order to complete Taser training. The Airmen endure a Taser shock as part of the training to better understand the significance of firing their Taser toward another individual. (U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Christina Russo)

Security Forces Airmen must complete Taser training, which includes enduring a Taser shock, before they are qualified to carry one on duty.

A Taser cartridge and training Taser are on display Oct. 3, 2021, at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio. Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 910th Security Forces Squadron completed combat readiness training during the October unit training assembly. Taser training is one area of readiness Airmen need to remain current in. (U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Christina Russo)

Security Forces Airmen must complete Taser training, which includes enduring a Taser shock, before they are qualified to carry one on duty.

A spent Taser cartridge is on display Oct. 3, 2021, at Youngstown Air Reserve Station. Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 910th Security Forces Squadron reviewed the difference between training and actual Taser cartridges. Actual cartridges are black with copper wiring. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Christina Russo)

Security Forces Airmen must complete Taser training, which includes enduring a Taser shock, before they are qualified to carry one on duty.

Senior Airman Anthony Piper, a fireteam member with the 910th Security Forces Squadron, prepares to be shocked by a Taser on Oct. 3, 2021, at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio. Piper volunteered to receive taser training to better understand the significance of firing his taser toward another individual. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Christina Russo)

Security Forces Airmen must complete Taser training, which includes enduring a Taser shock, before they are qualified to carry one on duty.

Airman 1st Class Carl Lester, a fireteam member with the 910th Security Forces Squadron, is shocked by a Taser on Oct. 3, 2021, at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio. Lester volunteered to receive Taser training to better understand the significance of firing his taser toward another individual. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Christina Russo)

YOUNGSTOWN AIR RESERVE STATION, Ohio -- A training Taser cartridge is on display Oct. 3, 2021, at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio. Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 910th Security Forces Squadron completed combat readiness training during the October unit training assembly. Taser training is one area of readiness Airmen need to remain current in. (U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Christina Russo)