Armageddon Averted? Oakland Police Want to Arm Robots with Shotgun-Like Attachments

Oakland Police Wants to Arm Robots with Shotguns Because We Live In a Dystopian Dream

Police in Oakland hope to arm robots that can be armed with lethal attachments like shotguns. Why? Why?

The Intercept reported that the Oakland Police Department made a \”percussion-actuated nonelectric disruptionor\” or PAN interruptor, their top priority item last year.

PAN, or a shotgun attachment, is an accessory for robots on wheels, often used by bomb squads and in war zones.