Our plan, to track all incidents of taser torture against black folks....

Have you or a member of your family ever been tasered by the police? Was it reported in the newspaper, police report, or other news outlet? Write: TasedWhileBlack@gmail.com and tell us what happened. Want to make a donation to Tasered While Black? Write us at: TasedWhileBlack@gmail.com We will be glad to hear from you.

Sunday, March 23, 2008

Blake Dupree, Tased by LA County Sherriffs, Spinal Cord Injury

Lt. James Tatreau Jr., a former driver and bodyguard for L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca, An LA County Sheriff who organized a game called "Operation Any Booking" in which deputies competed to see how many people they could arrest. Has been involved with something mote deadly.

As reported by Richard Winton and Scott Glover, Los Angeles Times Staff Writers "Los Angeles County sheriff's officials have launched a misconduct investigation of two supervisors who authorized the use of a stun gun on a 21-year-old arrestee because he was unruly and refused to submit to electronic fingerprinting, The Times has learned.

As a result of being shocked with a Taser, Blake Dupree fell off the top of a jail bunk bed and broke his back. The injury has left him temporarily paralyzed and he could be crippled for life, his attorney said.

According to sheriff's officials, Dupree, who showed signs of being mentally ill or under the influence of drugs, had been generally "uncooperative" for hours before a lieutenant at the Lakewood sheriff's station approved the use of the Taser, which delivers a 50,000-volt shock.

The investigation into the Feb. 27 incident -- much of it captured on videotape -- will determine whether use of the Taser violated department policy.

Department rules prohibit using the device on "persons in danger of falling or becoming entangled in machinery or heavy equipment which could result in death or serious bodily injury." Despite the prohibition, the policy does allow for supervisors to decide whether use of a Taser is warranted on a case-by-case basis.

Lt. James Tatreau Jr., who authorized the use of the device on Dupree, has been reassigned to administrative duties pending the outcome of the investigation, sources said. A unnamed sergeant who was involved in the decision has also been reassigned. More HERE

At the time of this report we are not sure if Blake Dupree is black or not. But as far as this publisher is concerned Black Dupree was treated like he was black, so he was in fact, "Tasered While Black."


Henry Cisneros said...

Just one in four men with a spinal cord injury can achieve erections adequate for intercourse on their own, the researchers point out. Cialis, which like Levitra and Viagra, belongs to the class of drugs known as oral phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitors that are the first-line treatment for erectile dysfunction, has shown promise in treating the condition in men with spinal cord injury. http://www.levitrabliss.com/

Bill12 said...

Erectile Dysfunction - ED Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability of a man to achieve or maintain an erection
sufficient for his or his partner's sexual needs. Most men experience this at some point in their lives, usually
by age 40. Incidence of the disorder generally increases with age. ED affects about 5% of men in their 40s and
15-25% of men by the age of 65. 50% of men over the age of 40 may experience transient ED and inadequate erection.
Some perfect resources for ed medicine. Top Ed medicine Viagra 50mg and Levitra 20mgand the most powerfull medicine Cialis impotence treatment

Hail said...

Viagra is the medicine that is recommended by doctors worldwide for erectile dysfunction. It is the chemical composition of both forms of this drug and helps to cause erection on stimulation of the penis by inhibiting the enzyme phosphodiesterase type 5 which causes smooth muscle relaxation and a better erection.

Sahara Thompson said...

Propecia is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate). Finasteride is also used to reduce hair loss due to male pattern baldness.

D'r kepler said...

FDA approved mens health medication viagra is not a drug to be taken lighliy you should read all about the pros and cons regarding the medication before you buy viagra! or if you would like just to read about Viagra you can visit this location!

lior damari said...

viagra cheap


viagra alternative

purchase viagra

buy viagra

buy viagra



cialis online

buy cialis


buy cialis


xanax online

buy xanax

vicodin online

phentermine buy

phentermine online

buy phentermine

buy phentermine

buy phentermine

buy valium

buy valium


buy ultram

buy vicodin



buy ambien


male said...

For men who want bigger, harder, longer-lasting erections, there's now VigRX Plus™, a fresh twist on the already popular VigRX™, but designed to further enhance men's sexual functioning with the addition of three exciting new ingredients: Damiana, Tribulus, and Bioperin. Doctor endorsed and rated #1 for results by clients of penis enlargement consumers. rated two penis pills is vimax. if you find about male enhancement this products is the best and proven to work, there products have money-back guarantee in effectiveness and result.

Killer Cop said...


binturlu said...

great post

gaziantep evden eve
mp3 dinle
notebook tamiri
bursa haber

binturlu said...

Evenfashion Hamile Giyim Desen Giyim Sanayi (DGS) 1977 yılında İstanbul'da kurulup hamile giyim sektöründe üretime başlamıştır. Hamile giyim üzerine yapmış olduğu özel çalışmaları ile ürün yelpazesini geliştirdi ve bu alanda Türkiye'nin önde gelen üreticileerinden biri haline geldi.

2011Yılından itibaren hamile giyim sektörüne 2. markası 'EVEN FASHION' ı dahil ederek siz değerli müşterilerimizin beğenisine sundu. Böylelikle Türkiye ,Avrupa ve Orta Doğu'da toplam 1000'e yakın noktada tüketicileri ile buluşma imkanı sağladı.

binturlu said...

Sosyal imleme, sitenizdeki bir yazıyı binlerce insanla paylaşmanın en kolay yoludur. Bu kodda bulunan simgeler sosyal imleme sitelerine sayfanızı gönderir, kullanıcı kendi hesabına kolaylıkla sitenizi ekler ve geri dönen ziyaretçi kazanırsınız.

binturlu said...

Mavi bilgisayar ,bursa orhangazi de bilgisayar donanımı, taşınabilir bilgisayar, sarf malzemeleri, dizüstü bilgisayar,notebook bilgisayar,netbook bilgisayar satışı yapmaktadır.Sitemiz üzerinden ucuz bilgisayar satın alabilirsiniz.www.mavibilgisayar.com.tr Teknolojide doğru adres

zedon said...

Every person has its own wish, choice, liking disliking. In this sens some people like to use the best mattress for loft bed because from their the calm and peace they get and sleep easily.

mavi said...

Sinemaizlen.com da donmadan film izle en son çıkan sinema izle yeni çıkan filmler vizyondakiler anında sitemizde tek part olarak izleyebilirsiniz.film izle

Kyle Grando said...

This is an amazing story! You did an awesome job! Thanks for the information. A worth bookmarking blog. I would be reading your articles regularly from now on.

Cheap Hotels In Miami Fl