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Too Much Truth: Black Man Tased and Fell to His Death

Today on Too Much Truth, we were joined by Brandon Bradley and Trovon Bandy, the brother and eldest son of Troy Robinson. Troy Robinson was a father, son, brother and friend and his life was […]

WAOK-AM–08/18/2015

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Police: Man Dies After Being Shot By Taser

DeKalb County police say a fleeing man who was climbing an 8-foot wall fell to his death after an officer shot him with a Taser.

08/07/2015

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Prosecutors Ask For Prison For South Carolina Police Officers In Taser Case

Two officers shocked a mentally disabled woman at least eight times with a Taser without giving her time to follow their orders.

04/27/2015

Police say Isaiah Barker, a murder suspect in Indiana, was arrested in Forest Park, Ga. (MICHELLE SHEPHARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Indiana Murder Suspect Arrested In Georgia

Police in Forest Park, Ga., say a traffic stop led them to a man suspected in the death of his pregnant girlfriend in Indiana.

10/10/2013

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Metro Mall Cop Comes to V-103

He is known by many names. Metro Man…Mall Cop…Taser Man. Darien Long, a security guard at Atlanta’s Metro Mall is famous and infamous at the same time. Local merchants in the Metro Mall say they […]

WAOK-AM–02/15/2013

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School Officer Uses Taser To Break Up Girl Fight

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta police say they investigating whether an officer followed correct protocol when he used a Taser to stop a fight between two girls at a middle school. WXIA-TV reports the officer was […]

WAOK-AM–02/09/2013

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Parents Sue Over Possible “Death by Taser”

The parents of a man who died after being tased six times by DeKalb County police are suing the county and the eight officers who the parents say misused the weapon. 29-year-old Audrecas Davis was […]

WAOK-AM–03/22/2011