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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.


Man Dies After Being Tasered

Authorities in Washtenaw County say the target of a drug raid died after deputies used a stun gun to subdue him.


Man Dies After Being Tasered

A  man who was being investigated by an undercover narcotics task force died yesterday after he was Tasered during a struggle with officers.