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"Watcha gonna be when you grow up, Hugh?" "Me?..A policeman, I want to uphold the law, protect the innocent, defend the weak...have a good superscheme, a cool uniform... and a taser!!!" 30 June, 2006.

Reference Number: DCDL-0001957

There are four frames. In the first a small boy asks his friend what he wants to be when he grows up and in the next three frames, the friend tells him why he wants to be a policeman. He begins his reasons why calmly but as he adds to the list of attractions he becomes increasingly more excited until he gets to the taser, the icing on the cake - he is mad with excitement at the thought. Refers to controversy over the possible use of the taser, a type of stun gun.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Stun guns, Career development - New Zealand, Firearms and Police.

Part of:
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1123 x 875. Single art work

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