9 ingenious adaptations of police, who had not taken root
In the old days, when the methods to combat crime is not ustakanilos on armed policemen from different countries received the amazing adaptations, sometimes worthy of the best Bond tradition. For example…
1. Shooting Vest (1929)
The vest is equipped with a mini-machine gun, which fires when the pull on the rope, connecting it with the fingers guardian hands of the law. Suppose you are a police officer and a situation in which the offender caught you by surprise. He, of course, first of all tells you to raise your hands up.
You turn up their hands higher, the rope tightened and under clothing ... right out of your chest on the goggle bandit falls whole machine-gun turn.
2. hatch burglar (1919)
Luc was located directly in front of the window of the bank cashier. In the case of the robbery only a cashier and had to - to press a special foot lever to the floor. The hatch opened, and the robber fell into a special room, where he waited for police to arrive. It is good if the cashier will fall. Because for loyalty on the right hand bank employee was also a valve by unscrewing which could keep water in the trap with a particularly dangerous criminal. And then the work of the police is considerably smaller.
3. Gun with built-in camera (1934)
This device is devised for police-Mazilu. If the offender fails to shoot, and he runs away, then, at least, though it remains a recent photograph. The camera automatically operates when a policeman pulls the trigger.
4. Mototachanka (1922, 1959)
Motorcycle with integrated trunk capable spew as conventional shells and shot, tried to put into service the American security forces twice. But the idea never caught on - apparently, shoot, maneuvering in traffic is not very convenient. And then as a transport will leave unattended when it is time to go to eat the traditional donuts with coffee.
5. Electric Glove (1935)
This invention Cuban Searle Diaz, was to pacify the street protesters. The man came into the fight with a servant of the law in such a glove, electrical discharges in 1500 volts. One light touch was enough to calm anyone dissatisfied.
6. Helmets with flashing lights (1928, 1940)
Not every cop in the first half of the twentieth century had a car. And yet, even then flashers in vogue - at least to begin with, and in this "foot" version.
7. Armor à la "Medieval Knight" (1938)
This Parisian project late 1930s, it is difficult to take seriously. It seems that these armor glued with superglue in the kitchen of the same, have not played enough in childhood defender of law and order.
8. Room Truth (1934)
Once upon a time, when the circuit with good and bad investigator has not yet developed, criminologists New York created a project called "Truth Room." It was a tiny room, the walls of which were covered with mirrors. Wherever the suspect nor looked everywhere he saw the endless reflection of his guilty face. A light source is placed above the head during an interrogation could be adjusted so that the person being questioned and looked even unhappier iznuronnee. After a couple of hours of questioning a suspect in any room I began to repent.
9. Tear gas for every taste! (1926-1932)
In the late 20's - early 30-ies of the last century, tear gas was in great honor. Which only modifications or invented, that only beneath or disguised. Especially popular model worn on the wrist and is actuated by means of the ring on the finger. It is sufficient to bend the wrist in a special way, and the cloud of pure suffering envelops your interlocutor.
And this is a gas pistol, disguised as an ordinary pen. Notice how the usual elegance girl jets of gas. A moment ago, he was induced to it on the barrel of a gun, and now sobbing like a child.
More tear gas bombs were disguised as cute souvenirs like this crocodile, or a mechanism for opening the window ...