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Emergency medicine A shackle consisting of an unpadded metal loop that can be locked around the wrist; usually used in pairs; soft restraints are widely preferred
Law enforcement Restraint devices designed to secure an individual's wrists close together
Sexology A shackle, designed à la law enforcement which has currency as a sex toy. Law enforcement handcuffs are not interchangeable with bondage handcuffs, as they may cause compression neuropathy
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The court took action and issued non bailable warrants against them and directed Khairpur police to arrest them and produce before the court with hand cuffs.
Following two hours of interrogation, Salhab was detained and put in hand cuffs, whereas her arrest was extended till Monday, said the press release.
Even worse, those who will be saved from arrests in the most humiliating way, designed as a revenge for putting hand cuffs in front of all possible cameras in the country, live in the fear of simply getting out in the streets.