Man Charged With Biting, Kicking Chicago Police Officers; Threatening Roommates With KnifeA man who was tasered by police during a domestic disturbance in the Little Village neighborhood on Wednesday has been charged with attacking two officers and threatening his roommates with a knife.
Police Use Taser On Man Who Pulled Knife On Roommates; 2 Officers InjuredChicago police used a Taser to subdue a man who pulled a knife on his two roommmates, and then attacked officers responding to the incident in the Little Village neighborhood.
Aurora Police Test Tool That Shoots Rope To Restrain PeopleOfficers from the Aurora police department are trying out the hand-held device, which is considered an alternative to using a Taser.
Man Puts Woman In Headlock, Steals Butcher Knife During Home InvasionA Lakeview woman escaped a man who broke into her apartment and put her in a headlock Monday afternoon, Chicago police say.
Michigan Police Use Stun Gun On Man Who Had Been Holding Baby A video posted on Facebook shows suburban Detroit Police using a stun gun on a man moments after a baby he was holding was pulled from his arms.
Police Use Taser On 87-Year-Old Woman Cutting Dandelions With A KnifeMartha Al-Bishara was arrested for criminal trespass and obstruction of a police officer, according to a police report.
Video Captures Officers Using Stun Gun On Sitting ManVideo posted to Facebook captured Officer Philip Bernot telling 27-year-old Sean Williams to sit on a sidewalk and stick his legs out. Bernot then uses his stun gun on Williams while the man is sitting, facing away from the officer.
Officers Not Charged In Taser Death Of Mentally Ill Man"They should have treated him like he had a mental illness and taken him to the hospital."
School Security Officer Arrested For Using Stun Gun On StudentA Missouri school security officer has been arrested after allegedly using a stun gun on a 14-year-old student.
Video Shows Cop Use Taser On Man Running Away From Traffic StopThe 9 ½ minute video was posted on the Civilian Office of Police Accountability website on Thursday.
Reluctant Aldermen Sign Off On $9.5M Settlement In Taser IncidentJose Lopez was rendered a mute quadriplegic after hitting his head on the pavement while being jolted by a police Taser.
Woman Who Lost Baby After Being Tasered Agrees To $500,000 SettlementThe settlement is expected to be approved Monday by the City Council’s Finance Committee.
Lawsuit Accuses Cop Of Threatening Infant Would Feel TaserA man claims in a federal lawsuit a Chicago police officer threatened to use a Taser on him last year while he held his 1-year-old son in his arms — and warned him his son would feel the electricity.
Chicago Police Shootings Prompt Calls For More TasersRecent high profile Chicago Police shootings raise questions about some officers perhaps being trigger happy. Why don't they use something like Tasers that stun but don't kill?
Popular Chicago Police Commander To Stand Trial On Brutality AllegationsA Chicago Police commander is expected to stand trial Tuesday over allegations that he jammed a gun down a suspect’s mouth and held a Taser to the man’s groin, at a time when city officials are facing criticism for their handling of the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald.