TASER

Police chase ends with crash near Placer High, Taser use

  An Auburn man arrested for an alleged meth-fueled evasion of police that ended with a crash near Placer High School and him being restrained with a Taser remains in custody ...

Knife-wielding hotel patron hit by TASER

An Auburn hotel guest was struck by a TASER after she allegedly wouldn’t stop walking toward police while holding a knife. Jelissa Ann Marie Warkentin, 24, was released from jai ...

TASERs carry verified risks

In “Devices offer control that stuns” (Journal, Feb. 2), it was reported that TASERs are “designed to disrupt the exoskeleton system.” TASERs in actuality rely on the disru ...

Devices offer control that stuns

TASERs offer citizens a form of self-defense. Some local residents believe they are great tools while others think they are abused. It is legal in the state of California for ci ...