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Officers Accused Of Using Bean-Bag Rounds, Taser On Man In Wheelchair During Arrest

Authorities say they are investigating an incident involving officers who allegedly used bean bag rounds and a Taser on a homeless man in a wheelchair.

07/21/2015

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Caught On Camera: Violent Hours-Long Struggle Between MetroPCS Store Owner, Would-Be Robber

After the man picked out a phone and case, he didn’t pull out his wallet — he pulled out a Taser.

07/08/2015

Police in Sylmar said they were fired on by a suspect who had threatened his ex-girlfriend with a gun. (credit: CBS)

Domestic Violence Suspect Reportedly Fires On Police During Chase In Sylmar

Police said they took the man into custody after using a stun gun on him.

05/24/2015

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Danville Man Pleads Not Guilty To Charges Of Resisting Arrest, Avoiding Screening At LAX

A Danville man accused of pushing through security in the screening area of Los Angeles International Airport made his first court appearance Friday.

05/22/2015

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Man Reportedly Tasered At LAX After Pushing Past Security

Officers reportedly Tasered a man at Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday after he pushed his way past the security screening area.

05/20/2015

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Police Officer Claiming He Was Tasered By Supervisor Awarded Nearly $2M

In court documents, Zachary Bazilius says he told his bosses he was experiencing back pain before the incident, which he claims occurred during morning roll call at the Torrance Police Department.

02/09/2015

Host Jon Stewart at "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" covers the Midterm elections in Austin with "Democalypse 2014: South By South Mess" at ZACH Theatre on October 28, 2014 in Austin, Texas.  (credit: Rick Kern/Getty Images for Comedy Central)

Jon Stewart Apologizes To San Bernardino DA Over ‘Police Shooting’ Comment

Jon Stewart is apologizing for mentioning a Southern California death in a list of police shootings of black men.

12/06/2014

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San Bernardino DA Gives Jon Stewart Tongue Lashing For Monologue About ‘Deadly’ Deputy Shooting

Dante Parker, from Victorville, died while in Sheriff’s custody in August.

12/03/2014

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Family Wants Answers After Victorville Man Dies In Deputy Custody

Relatives of a Victorville man who died while in the custody of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department are demanding an independent investigation into his death.

08/19/2014

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LAPD Officer Bitten, Another Tasered In Chaotic NoHo Standoff

Two LAPD officers were recovering from injuries Monday after a reportedly violent standoff in North Hollywood.

03/24/2014

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Police Twice Use Stun Gun On Man, 50, After He Allegedly Broke Windows, Threatened People With Shillelagh

Police said Robledo began speaking “illogically” and they tased him.

03/22/2014

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Caught On Video: Man Hit With Taser After Threatening Police With Large Umbrella

Police used a Taser on a man earlier this week after he threatened them with a large umbrella on a Santa Monica street corner.

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Costa Mesa Man, 39, Faces Assault Charges After Fighting With Police, ER Personnel

Authorities say a 39-year-old Costa Mesa man faces assault charges after fighting with police and ER personnel.

02/20/2014

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Police Beat, Stun Deaf Man After Confusing Sign Language With Threatening Gestures

A deaf man is suing the Hawthorne Police Department for allegedly using excessive force and not giving him a chance to communicate.

02/17/2014

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