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A Taser X26 stun gun (AP Graphics)

Stun Gun Used To Steal Woman’s Cellphone In SF Japantown

A woman was robbed of her iPhone in San Francisco’s Japantown neighborhood Thursday night by four people armed with a stun gun, police said.



NorCal Man Tasers Transvestite In Price Fight Over Sex Act

Two men were arrested Tuesday night near Soledad after getting into a fight over money for sex, according to the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office.


Johannes Mehserle during a court appearance. (AP photo)

Mehserle Spending Time With Family, Lawyer Says

Former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle is spending time with his family this week after his release from jail for killing BART passenger Oscar Grant III, his attorney said Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–06/15/2011

Mehserle, left, appears at the East Fork Justice Courtin

Ex-BART Officer Johannes Mehserle Released From Jail

A former Bay Area Rapid Transit officer convicted of the fatal shooting of an unarmed man has been released from jail after serving one year of a two-year sentence.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/13/2011

Taser X26c stun gun (AP)

San Francisco Police To Explore Taser Use Following Vote

The San Francisco Police Commission voted 6-1 Wednesday night to allow the Police Department to look into the use of Tasers by officers, nearly a year after shooting down a similar proposal.

CBS San Francisco–02/24/2011

A Taser X26 stun gun (AP Graphics)

Women Stun-Gunned, Robbed In San Francisco

Two San Francisco women were shocked with a stun gun and robbed while sitting in their car Wednesday evening in the city’s Balboa Terrace neighborhood, according to police.

CBS San Francisco–12/23/2010

A booking photo of Maurice Ainsworth (Santa Cruz Co. Sheriff's Department)

Santa Cruz Inmate Faces 29 Charges In Armed Escape

The Santa Cruz County District Attorney’s Office Tuesday filed 29 charges against an armed jail inmate who allegedly attacked a sheriff’s deputy last week at a hospital in Santa Cruz and prompted a five-hour manhunt.

CBS San Francisco–12/07/2010

Santa Cruz Manhunt

Sheriff: Santa Cruz Inmate Faked Injury To Escape

A Santa Cruz County inmate who beat a sheriff’s deputy and stole her gun likely faked a shoulder injury as part of his escape plan, authorities said Wednesday.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/01/2010

Santa Cruz Manhunt

Deputy Released From Hospital After Santa Cruz Escapee Attack

A Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputy allegedly beaten and attacked with a Taser by an inmate who escaped from her custody is out of the hospital.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/30/2010

Santa Cruz Manhunt

Armed Santa Cruz Inmate Captured After Escape

A Santa Cruz County jail inmate who escaped custody by using a stun gun on a sheriff’s deputy, taking her handgun and then shooting at a woman, was recaptured late Monday afternoon following a standoff, authorities said.

CBS San Francisco–11/29/2010



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