Taser News

Saskatoon police have a 31-year-old man in custody after a traffic stop and incident on 8th Street East June 10, 2017.

Police use taser in Saskatoon arrest

By 650 CKOM June 11, 2017 - 10:35am Updated: June 11, 2017 - 10:35am

A traffic stop on the 2300 block of 8th Street East Saturday night ended with an officer assaulted and a 31-year-old man tased.

According to police, after a vehicle was...

Saskatoon police tasered a 44-year-old suspect who was allegedly threatening to stab himself in the throat with a needle and scissors.

Saskatoon police taser shoplifting suspect

By 650 CKOM May 24, 2017 - 1:33pm Updated: May 24, 2017 - 1:33pm

Saskatoon police say officers used a taser to subdue a suspect who was threatening to hurt himself.   Police reported a man was spotted shoplifting  at the Robb's No Frills...

Regina police used a stun gun on a 46-year-old Regina man on March 13, 2017.

Regina police find guns, drugs after using Taser on man

By 980 CJME March 14, 2017 - 7:45am Updated: March 15, 2017 - 11:59am

Regina police said officers had to use a Taser on a 46-year-old man when he started disobeying police commands and acting in a threatening manner after a lengthy chase.


Regina police said a Taser gun failed to make contact with a man brandishing a baseball bat as a weapon on March 8, 2017.

Regina police arrest man after Taser fail

By 980 CJME March 9, 2017 - 8:32am Updated: March 9, 2017 - 8:45am

Police arrested a man in Regina Wednesday night, despite a Taser malfunction.

Officers went to a home on the 6500 block of First Avenue North in the northwest to arrest...

Regina police say the 22-year-old man won't be named because of the nature of the incident on Feb. 21, 2017.

Man charged after taser incident in Regina

By 980 CJME February 23, 2017 - 5:31pm Updated: February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm

A 22-year-old man who was tasered by a Regina police officer earlier this week is now facing charges.   The man allegedly refused to co-operate with police Tuesday night, when...

Regina police deployed a Taser after negotiations with a man holding a bladed weapon to his throat on Feb. 21, 2017.

Regina police Taser man after alleged domestic dispute

By 980 CJME February 22, 2017 - 7:49am Updated: February 22, 2017 - 9:08am

Regina police officers used a Taser in an arrest Tuesday night.

Around 9:45 p.m., officers were called to a home on the 2100 block of Lorne Street for a report of a...

Police reported that they used a taser on a suspect Tuesday night.

Police taser man trying to cut himself

By 650 CKOM January 4, 2017 - 7:34am Updated: January 4, 2017 - 7:34am

Saskatoon police used a taser during a late-night call on Tuesday.   Officers were sent to the Evergreen neighbourhood around 11 p.m. following reports of a man trying to hurt...

Saskatoon police say they were forced to taser a man who turned violent when asked to leave a Massey Place home on Sunday.

Man tasered after attack on officer at Saskatoon home

By 650 CKOM December 19, 2016 - 6:25am Updated: December 19, 2016 - 9:04am

Police deployed a taser on a man during a domestic disturbance call in Saskatoon Sunday morning.   Police were called to the 3200 block of Maxwell Street just after 8 a.m....

Police were called to the 1200 block of Athol Street Thursday night to a report of a man assaulting a woman.

Regina police search for man who got away after being shot with Taser

By 980 CJME December 2, 2016 - 10:21am Updated: December 2, 2016 - 10:30am

Regina police are looking for a man who got away after officers discharged a Taser on him Thursday night.

Officers were called to the 1200 block of Athol Street, where a...

A 28-year-old woman was taken to hospital after police had to use a taser during her arrest Nov. 26, 2016.

Woman charged with assaulting an officer; tased in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM November 27, 2016 - 7:11am Updated: November 27, 2016 - 7:20am

An arrest in the Varsity View neighbourhood Saturday night ended with a woman charging at police and being tasered.

Around 8:20 p.m. police arrested a man at an...

Regina Police Service notify the public whenever a Taser is used on a person.

Regina police use Taser twice on man holding knives

By 980 CJME November 18, 2016 - 8:54am Updated: November 18, 2016 - 9:00am

Police discharged a Taser while arresting a man in Regina yesterday.

Officers were called to the 1600 block of Toronto Street around 4 p.m., where a man was apparently...

Saskatoon police reported Tuesday that an officer used a taser on a 34-year-old man during a call to a home on Dickey Crescent.

Saskatoon police taser 2nd suspect in a week

By 650 CKOM August 9, 2016 - 5:21pm Updated: August 10, 2016 - 6:09am

Saskatoon police have used a taser on a second suspect this week.   A 34-year-old man was reportedly tasered around noon Tuesday by officers responding to a call of a woman...