Taser

Officer 'Tasered Drunken Naked Man' After Underpants Incident

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK

A police officer unlawfully Tasered a naked man who threw a pair of underpants at him during a strip search, a court heard. Pc Lee Birch, 31, disch...

Tasered Woman Wearing 'Nothing But Her Shoes'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK

Merseyside Police officers tasered a naked woman armed with a knife in Liverpool city centre after a disturbance in which she damaged cars early this ...

Six Times As Many Children Tasered By Police, In Just FOUR Years

PA | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK

Taser use against children by the Metropolitan Police has risen nearly six-fold over four years, campaigners have revealed. Stun guns were used on ...

Man Bites Dog. While Naked. Gets Tasered

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK

A warrant has been issued for a man who had earlier been charged with biting a police dog. Erasmo Guadalupe Garcia-Serna was arrested back in Octob...

Teen With Special Needs Tasered By Police At School

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A teenage boy with complex learning difficulties has been Tasered by police in the grounds of a special school owned by the exclusive Priory Group. ...

Police Use Taser On 15-Year-Old Schoolboy With Learning Difficulties

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK

A teenage boy with complex learning difficulties has been Tasered by police while he was at school. Devon and Cornwall Police were called to Chelfh...

Drunk, Naked Passenger Tasered On Tarmac

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.12.2013 | UK

A burly, tattooed 52-year-old man had to be tasered after he stripped naked on the tarmac at Manchester airport and challenged the captain to a fight....

Grave Concern Or Useful Tool?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK

The use of Tasers by police forces in England and Wales has more than doubled over two years, raising concerns from lawyers and human rights groups. ...

Did Police Taser Cause Fatal Burns?

PA | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK

A watchdog is to investigate whether the firing of a Taser by a police officer at a man doused in flammable liquid caused fatal burns. Andrew Pimlo...

Does the Man Tasered Outside Buckingham Palace Raise Questions Over the Safety of the Royal Family?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Raj Persaud

In the most comprehensive investigation of attacks on the British Royal Family, 23 were found to have taken place between 1778 and 1994.

Blind Man Seeks Damages After Mistaken Police Taser

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK

A blind stroke victim is seeking damages after he was shot in the back with a 50,000-volt Taser stun gun by a police officer who mistook his white sti...

Blind Man Tasered By Police Bids For Compensation

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK

A blind stroke victim who was shot in the back with a 50,000-volt Taser stun gun by a police officer who mistook his white stick for a samurai sword i...

Police Mistake Blind Man's Stick For Samurai Sword

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK

A police officer is facing an investigation for tasering a 61-year-old blind stroke victim after he mistook his stick for a samurai sword. Colin Fa...

Six Held In Police Anti-Terrorism Raid

Posted 05.07.2012 | UK

Six people including three living just over a mile from the Olympic site and a former police community support officer have been arrested over a suspe...

Six Arrested In London On Suspicion Of Terrorism

PA | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK

Five men and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism on the eve of 7/7. The six ...

Man, 63, Tasered After Stabbing His Dog To Death

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK

A 63-year-old man was shot with a Taser and arrested after he stabbed his dog to death then threatened officers with the weapon, police said on Friday...

Police Shoot Alzheimer's Sufferer With Taser

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 10.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

When 55-year-old Alzheimer’s sufferer Peter Russell was ‘tasered’ by police as they attempted to take him to hospital, it was a desperately sad ...

Riots Report: Police Consider Water Cannon, CS Gas And Tasers As A 'Tactical Option'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK

Water cannons, Taser stun guns and CS gas would be valuable to police forces across England and Wales in a bid to avoid a return of last summer's riot...

WATCH: Is 'Ultimate Tazer Ball' The Most Ludicrous Sport Of All Time?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Think 'Ultimate Tazer Ball' is a pretty silly name for a sport? Just wait till you you see it in action. Based on an idea from Leif Kellenberger, ...

Young Mother Shot, Bound And Buried Alive By 'Bored' Lover

PA | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK

A young mother was shot with an electric stun gun, bound and gagged, and then buried alive in a cardboard box after her partner got "bored" with her, ...

Police Taser Use 'Up By 130%'

PA | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK

The use of Tasers by police has increased by an average of 130%, it has been reported. An investigation by Channel 4 News obtained...

Man Using Sledgehammer To Break Into Own Home Confronted By Taser

PA | Posted 26.01.2012 | UK

A man trying to break into his own flat with a sledge hammer after locking himself out was surprised to come face-to-face with police officers - one o...

Man Tasered Nine Times While Sat On Train

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK

A man carrying a 99p toy gun claims he was Tasered nine times by police whilst sat on a train. The victim, Justice Livingston, said he was Tasered ...

Police Cars Could Be Armed With Tasers, Met Police Chief Says

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.11.2011 | UK

Police cars could be routinely armed with Tasers, Bernard Hogan-Howe, the commissioner of the Metropolitan Police has suggested. “I think to hav...

Man Dies After Police Use Taser During Arrest

PA | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The police watchdog has launched an investigation following the death of a man after he was Tasered by police. Dale Burns, 27,...