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Stun Gun that looks like a cell phone. (Credit/Street Wise)

Traffic Stop Leads To Arrest Of Woman With Taser Disguised As Cell Phone

Police in Ferndale say a woman stopped for driving with an expired license plate had what looked like a pink colored cell phone in her purse.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2013

National Action Network Michigan leader Rev Charles Williams II speaks to reporters. (Photo courtesy of National Action Network Michigan leader Rev. Charles Williams II)

Retired Detroit Teacher Says She’s A Victim Of Police Brutality

Debra Pernell-Simmons says she was demonstrating on behalf of a female inmate who had complained of mistreatment, when she was suddenly tased.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2013

Person Tasered In Shelby District Court

One person was reportedly tasered by police in the facility near Van Dyke and 23 Mile road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2012

Taser C2

Bills To Legalize Tasers Get One Step Closer To Becoming Law

State lawmakers are considering whether to allow some people in Michigan to carry concealed stun guns for personal protection.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2012

2 Die After Separate Confrontations With Police

Michigan State Police are handling investigations into the deaths of two men following separate confrontations on the same day involving Saginaw police.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2012

Police: No Wrongdoing By Officials In Jail Death

Michigan State Police say they’ve found no criminal wrongdoing on behalf of authorities in the death of a 35-year-old man in a mid-Michigan jail cell.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2011

Stun gun. (Credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images) FILE PHOTO

Stun Gun Used In Arrest Of Man Who Died In Jail

Police say a 36-year-old New Jersey man who was found dead in a mid-Michigan jail cell over the weekend had been subdued by officers using a stun gun during his arrest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2011


Police Use Taser To Prevent Suicidal Man From Taking Life

Police in Ferndale were able to use a Taser to prevent a suicidal man from taking his life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2011

Waterford Police Tase, Shoot Sword-Wielding Man

A 25-year-old man is hospitalized in serious condition after Waterford Police officers tased and shot him as he allegedly tried to attack them with a two-foot long sword.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2011

Jailtime For Dad Who Used Daughter As Shield

A judge in Mount Clemens has sentenced a father to a year in jail and parenting classes after he used his 2-year-old daughter as a shield during a confrontation with a Taser-wielding police officer.