Tasers Are Far From Foolproof, Law Enforcement Expert SaysPolice tried to use a Taser on a suspect who went on to attack an off-duty NYPD detective with a meat cleaver near Madison Square Garden this week, but to no avail.
Defense Pushing For Insanity In Trial Of Man Accused Of Killing Doc With Meat CleaverDavid Tarloff is accused of going to an apartment building in February of 2008 and killing Dr. Kathryn Faughey with a meat cleaver and a hammer.
Police: Husband Attacks Wife With Meat Cleaver In Queens ApartmentPolice were guarding the floor where they say the man's 52-year-old wife was brutally struck in the head several times. A cleaver is a hefty kitchen blade with a large handle that is used for forceful chopping.

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