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A federal probe cleared South Boston, Virginia, officers who discharged their Tasers 20 times while Linwood Lambert was shackled.

Pasadena's police chief released a video of a Black man who died after being tasered. The man's partner said the police used excessive force and knew he was mentally ill.

Authorities say they were called to a local Taco Bell in Madison, Wisconsin, where they allegedly found Genele Laird yielding a knife.

The 2012 video released Monday evening shows police using a Taser on Philip Coleman, 38, who later died. The footage comes in the wake of protests that erupted in the city after both the Laquan McDonald and Ronald Johnson videos were released in the past month.

Video of Linwood Lambert, the man who died in police custody during a medical trip to the ER, has finally been released in an exclusive report by MSNBC.

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The family of Vachel Howard, who was killed in police custody in 2012, will receive a $3 million pay-out from the city over his death.

A police officer has been fired after footage from his body-cam video showed him releasing a Taser on an unarmed man whose hands were up

A Virginia police officer is now under review after using a Taser on a suspect who appeared to be compliant.

(source:wlwt.com) Cincinnati Police are investigating the apparent taser-related death of a robbery suspect. Officers called last night to a gas station on Walnut and Liberty streets, used force on a 50 year-old man Investigators say one of the taser barbs hit the man in the abdomen, but there’s no word yet on where the other […]

In a month that saw the anniversary of Michael Brown’s death and the 1965 Watts Riots, police officers in Virginia and Georgia have been charged in the…

A St. Louis, Missouri city official is calling for an investigation after local law enforcement officers used their stun guns on a group of protesters…