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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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Woodland Hills Homeowner Pistol-Whipped During Home Invasion Robbery

Robbers stormed into a San Fernando Valley home early Saturday and pistol-whipped the owner before making off with a large amount of cash, police reported.

01/25/2014

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Family Of Man Killed In Confrontation With Riverside County Sheriff’s Deputies Suing For $15M

The family of a man who died after a confrontation with police is suing the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department for $15 million, alleging officers were directly responsible for his death.

10/22/2013

Deputy-Involved Shooting Reported In Paramount

A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy fired at, and missed, a suspect who was taken into custody.

09/22/2013

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Man Allegedly Wielding 2 Samurai-Style Swords Stunned By Taser

Authorities Saturday said a man was taken to a hospital for a psychological evaluation after being subdued by officers with a stun gun in Santa Ana.

09/07/2013

Police say the man in the stretcher created chaos up and down a Beverly Hills street after vandalizing a fancy restaurant. (credit: UGC)

Man, Clad Only In Boxers, Allegedly Goes On Rampage Inside Pricey Beverly Hills Eatery

Beverly Hills Police said a man — clad only in his boxers — went on a vandalism rampage Thursday evening inside a fancy restaurant in the 400 block of N. Canon Drive.

07/26/2013

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