A Brighton Park man is dead after Chicago Police used a stun gun on him Saturday reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
A 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.
The 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.
A CTA bus driver is recovering tonight after being robbed on the job by a man using a stun gun. CBS 2′s Mai Martinez talks with a Good Samaritan who helped the injured woman.
A CTA bus driver was found slumped over the steering wheel of a bus after she was Tasered and robbed by a passenger Saturday morning in the West Side Austin neighborhood.
A man who was combative with police at a South Side lockup died Thursday after he was Tasered, authorities said.
A police audio tape has surfaced in the case of a North Chicago man who died after he was beaten by police.
Investigators in Aurora are awaiting autopsy results on a suspect who died after being tasered by police last night.
A state bill to require complete documentation of every use of a stun gun by police failed this week, but the sponsor says a new version will appear soon.
Four students now stand charged with serious crimes after gang-related a fight at Kelvyn Park High School on the city’s Northwest Side.
A 27-year-old Chicago area man has filed a federal lawsuit against several Chicago police officers and the city, alleging that he was tortured last year during a traffic stop–and tasered 11 times.
Police say during a traffic stop Tuesday a northwest suburban man ran from the officer who stopped him, then got into a struggle with the officer while trying to take the officer’s Taser gun away.
Police used a Taser on a suspect in a carjacking as he tried to escape from the South Chicago District patrol station.
A man has filed a federal lawsuit against Mundelein police and two specific officers, saying he was brutally attacked during a traffic stop this past New Year’s Day.
A woman filed a wrongful death lawsuit in federal court Monday claiming that her husband died as a result of being Tasered by a Waukegan Police officer.
A Mokena police officer was shocked with his own Taser stun gun during a confrontation early Sunday morning.
Victim threatened with electroshock weapon, told to hand over her valuables.