Taser incident and death. Dorothy Begley initially called police on the evening of 10 July 2013 as her son had become upset following an argument with neighbours and was threatening to take a knife outside, causing her to fear that there would be "a murder".
The Taser X2 is one of the less-lethal conducted electrical weapon (CEW) models that is used by law enforcement agencies and by civilians as a use for self-defense. It was created by TASER International, Inc. in 2011 after their popular X26 model and the similar but bulkier and heavier X3.
The incident provoked discussion and inquiries into the appropriateness of Taser use in law enforcement in Canada.   In 2008, CBC News found that TASER X26 models manufactured before 2005 had a faulty fail-safe system.
UCLA Taser Incident Raises Questions on Use of Force. Student was tasered following situation during night hours at campus library. via NewsEdge Corporation. Aug 6th, 2007.
CAIR-LA CALLS FOR PROBE OF UCLA TASER INCIDENT Student given multiple stun gun shocks by campus police (ANAHEIM, CA, 11/16/06) - The Southern California office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-LA) today called for an independent investigation of an incident late Tuesday in which a student at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) was given multiple “Taser” stun ...
Nov 20, 2006 · The UCLA police officer videotaped last week using a taser gun on a student studying at a library shot a homeless man at a campus study hall room three years ago and was earlier recommended for ...
Nov 17, 2006 · LOS ANGELES - Alleging racial profiling, a UCLA student intends to sue after a campus police officer shot him with a Taser stun gun. The incident was caught on a cell phone camera, the third time in a week that police behavior in the Los Angeles area was criticized after amateur video surfaced.
Nov 21, 2006 · dircha writes "As widely reported, an incident in which Iranian-American student Mostafa Tabatabainejad was tasered up to five times by UCLA police on Friday, has been captured by a fellow student using a video enabled cell phone and published to YouTube. From the Daily Bruin: 'At around 11:30 p.m. ...
Nov 17, 2006 · In the incident, filmed and distributed online, campus police repeatedly stunned a student with a Taser when he couldn't produce an ID. “This is very unusual,” said Nancy Greenstein, a spokeswoman for UCLA's police department. She added that she has been fielding calls from as far away as London.
وستوود، لسآنجلس (به انگلیسی: Westwood, Los Angeles) یک محله در شهر لسآنجلس در ایالات متحده آمریکا است که در کالیفرنیا واقع شدهاست.