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Woman Uses Stun Gun To Break Up Fight On BART Train

A passenger onboard a San Francisco-bound Bay Area Rapid Transit train used a stun gun to break up a fight between two other passengers.


Dog Walker Gary Hesterberg was shot with a stun-gun in San Mateo County (San Mateo Sheriff)

Bay Area Dog Walker Hit With Stun Gun Sues Park Service

A San Mateo County man is suing the National Park Service and a park ranger who allegedly shot him with a stun gun for being uncooperative about his off-leash dog.


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Knife-Wielding Man Tased At Oakland Children’s Hospital

Deputies used a Taser to subdue a man who was armed with a knife in the lobby of Children’s Hospital and Research Center Oakland Monday morning, authorities said.


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Mugger Reportedly Tases Woman In The Face In Daytime SF Attack

A San Francisco woman tells the blog Haighteration that she was waiting for the bus near Divisadero and Haight St. when a man demanding her phone attacked her and shot her in the face multiple times with a stun gun.


Antolin Garcia-Torres during a previous court appearance. (CBS)

Man Accused In Sierra LaMar Killing Faces New Charges

The man accused of kidnapping and killing Morgan Hill teenager Sierra LaMar is facing new charges for three previous attempted kidnappings, Santa Clara County prosecutors said Tuesday.


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Man Tasered In Petaluma After Leading Police On 100 MPH Chase

Officers in Petaluma had to use a Taser early Monday to subdue and arrest a man who led police on a 100 mph chase after they attempted to stop a pickup truck identified as stolen, a sergeant said Tuesday.


A stun gun (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Man Attacked With Stun Gun During SF Mission District Home Invasion Robbery

A man was shocked with a stun gun during a home invasion robbery in San Francisco’s Mission District early Sunday morning, police said Tuesday.


A stun gun (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Victim Shot With Stun Gun In SF Outer Sunset Robbery

A man was shocked with a stun-gun during a robbery in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset neighborhood on Saturday night, police said Tuesday.


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Thieves Use Stun Gun On Driver During East Palo Alto Carjacking

Auto thieves used a stun gun to subdue a motorist during a Northern California carjacking.


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Officers Taser, Pepper Spray Hallucinating San Jose State Student

San Jose State University police used a Taser and pepper spray to subdue an allegedly aggressive student who was wandering around a residence hall on campus on Monday night, possibly under the influence of drugs, university officials said.