Chicago Police Superintendent: Treatment Of Detainee Who Died In 2012 Is Under InvestigationPolice claimed Philip Coleman was acting combative behind bars before they used a TASER. CBS 2's Dave Savini reports.
WATCH: Metra Cops Stun Passenger In Incident On Board TrainA Bloomingdale man was planning to sue Metra, after transit police shocked him with a stun gun earlier this week on board a train.
High School Student Uses Stun Gun On Four Teens In 'Horseplay' IncidentThe student used the stun gun on four boys ranging in age from 14 to 17, the Cook County Sheriff’s Department tells CBS 2. One student went to the hospital to get checked out at the request of a parent.
Police Commander Accused Of Brutality Has Many SupportersSeveral Park Manor residents have rallied around Glenn Evans, the Chicago police commander who is accused of terrorizing a criminal suspect. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
$25,000 Bond For Woman Charged With Using Stun Gun On Bus DriverA woman has been charged with aggravated battery and ordered held on a $25,000 bond after she allegedly used a stun gun on a CTA bus driver Friday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.
NAACP Wants Hammond Officers Fired Or Retrained Over Stun Gun IncidentMembers of the NAACP were urging officials in Hammond to stop what the civil rights group calls aggressive treatment by police officers, concerned the northwest Indiana town might become the next Ferguson, Missouri.
Man Dies After Police Use Stun Gun In Brighton Park A Brighton Park man is dead after Chicago Police used a stun gun on him Saturday reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Father Suing Police After Son Dies Following Use Of Stun Gun It's been a little more than a month since a father believes his son died as a result of what he says is police misconduct and that father is going public for the first time.
Theft Suspect Dies Two Weeks After Being Shocked With Stun GunDuring a retail theft arrest about 12:15 a.m. in the 200 block of West North Avenue on May 7, officers used a stun gun on 23-year-old Dominique Franklin, who was resisting arrest and "refused to cooperate with officers," police said.
2 Investigators: Cops Used TASER Several Times On Mentally Ill Man, Family SaysA call to Chicago police for help with a mentally ill man led to an arrest, a TASER being repeatedly deployed and an outraged family. CBS 2's Dave Savini reports.
Suspected Shoplifter Stunned With TaserThe man allegedly stole a couple items from the Walgreens store at the corner of North Avenue and Wells Street around 12:15 a.m. Police said officers deployed a Taser to subdue him when he resisted arrest and tried to run away.
Cops Use Stun Gun On Man Who Tried To Disarm Officer After Beating GirlfriendA west suburban man severely beat his longtime girlfriend, then attempted to disarm a police officer who responded to a call at the couple’s apartment Saturday night.