Next-Generation Handcuffs Could Sedate & Zap Detainees

Next-Generation Handcuffs Could Sedate & Zap Detainees

Patented apparatus would administer drugs and electric shocks.

Yi Chen
  • 11 december 2012

Scottsdale Inventions has recently patented the “Apparatus and System for Augmented Detainee Restraint.” The set of futuristic handcuffs is able to do more than just constrain detainees, it can administer electric shocks, inject medication, sedative, and other substances. The apparatus responds to certain commands that are “activated by internal control systems or by external controllers that transmit activation signals to the restraining device.”

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