Bergen police using Tasers, new robot as law enforcement tools

Dozens of officers are now carrying Tasers.

Dozens of officers are now carrying Tasers. (August 14, 2014 9:16 PM)

Bergen County police showed off some new tools in their arsenal on Thursday.

Dozens of officers are now carrying Tasers. Each gun is equipped with an HD camera that records when the Taser is deployed.

Officers also demonstrated a robot that uses several cameras and mechanical arms to disarm bombs. It can be operated remotely by an officer in an armored truck.

"He or she can open...

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