skip navigation

Florida Gulf Coast University

Website Directory  

Chief of Staff

Office of Vice President and Chief of Staff
News and Media
Related Links

Office of Vice President and
Chief of Staff
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1065
Fax:     (239) 590-1066
Email:  apacheco@fgcu.edu

 

 

Press Release

 
 

FGCU Invites Media to Less Lethal Weapons Display April 12
4/7/2005

FORT MYERS, FL - Florida Gulf Coast University invites representatives from the media to attend a demonstration of less lethal weapons 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 12 in Whitaker Hall as part of the Criminal Justice Enforcement 4014 class.

Director of the FGCU Institute for Technological Innovation and Research Charlie Mesloh conducts the course.

The display includes TASER and other electric weapons, chemical agents, 12 bean bag launcher, 37mm bean bag grenade launcher, FN303 less lethal pepperball launcher, impact weapons and high-powered lights.

In addition to the weapons display, students in the class are hosting a poster competition about less lethal weapons.

For more information, contact Mesloh at (239) 590-7761 or cmesloh@fgcu.edu .

[Back to the Press Release Archives]