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NYPD and their use of LRAD Sound Cannons

Posted: Fri Jun 02, 2017 9:06 am
by digitaldanny
A Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD), intended to be used as a deterrent, is deployed by the New York City Police Department at protests. A judge ruled that the sound cannons are indeed, weapons, such as flash grenades.

Noise as a Weapon? Police Use of Sound Cannons Questioned
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/01/nyregion/sound-cannon-protest-lawsuit-long-range-acoustic-device.html

The NYPD Claimed Its LRAD Sound Cannon Isn't A Weapon. A Judge Disagreed
http://gothamist.com/2017/06/01/lrad_lawsuit_nypd.php