Family Suing LAPD Over Death Of Man Instead Of 'De-Escalating The Situation'Two weeks ago a young man held police at bay for 30 minutes and finally jumped off a porch. Police arrested him. He died in custody. As CBSLA's Dave Lopez reports, today his family announced they are suing the LAPD. They claim police used excessive force on 20-year-old Jose Chavez including a stun gun and multiple rounds of bean bags.
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.
Boy, 12, Shocks Another Child With Stun Gun Disguised As SmartphoneA boy brought a stun gun designed to look like a smartphone to a school in San Marino, prompting a police investigation.
Sheriff's Recover Missing Stun Bag ShotgunA Compton deputy said he noticed the gun was missing from the trunk of his patrol vehicle at the end of his shift on Saturday, October 3.
Police Kill 3 Men In 2 Days In Southern CaliforniaPolice have confronted and killed three men in two days in West Covina, Lancaster and San Diego.
Domestic Violence Suspect Reportedly Fires On Police During Chase In SylmarPolice said they took the man into custody after using a stun gun on him.
Police Use Stun Gun To Subdue Chase Suspect Who Injured 3 In CrashA 38-year-old man, who had to be subdued with a stun gun, was booked on suspicion of carjacking and evading a police officer after a chase that ended in a crash that injured three people on Friday, according to Pamona police.
San Bernardino DA Gives Jon Stewart Tongue Lashing For Monologue About 'Deadly' Deputy ShootingDante Parker, from Victorville, died while in Sheriff's custody in August.
Hawthorne Man, 25, Arrested In Northern California For Running Naked On FreewayAuthorities say a naked man who was running on a Northern California freeway resisted an officer's attempt to arrest him and had to be subdued with a stun gun.
LAPD Officer Bitten, Another Tasered In Chaotic NoHo StandoffTwo LAPD officers were recovering from injuries Monday after a reportedly violent standoff in North Hollywood.
Police Twice Use Stun Gun On Man, 50, After He Allegedly Broke Windows, Threatened People With ShillelaghPolice said Robledo began speaking "illogically" and they tased him.
Pursuit Of Drunk Driving Suspect Ends With Police Using Stun GunPolice said the man refused their directions and also taunted them.
Fullerton Police Officer Cleared In Kelly Thomas' Death Will Not Get Job BackFormer Cpl. Jay Cicinelli was acquitted last week of involuntary manslaughter and use of excessive force in death of Kelly Thomas.
Man, 22, Uses 'Stun Gun' To Rob Woman At Claremont HotelA man was behind bars Thursday after using a "stun gun" to rob a woman at a Claremont motel.
'Weaponized' Smartphone Cases May Give False Sense Of SecuritySome women around the country are arming themselves with weapons connected to their smartphone cases, but the new technology may be too good to be true.