Saturday, October 19, 2019

Tag: police body cameras

Albuquerque Sheriff Draws Backlash Over Refusal to...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VMlpxsFhNzY   An Albuquerque sheriff is facing criticism after saying his deputies won't wear body cameras, for fear that the media will use the footage to...

Has One State Created the Ideal Blueprint...

Despite national news constantly alerting the nation of the death of yet another unarmed Black citizen by police, legislators have been dragging their feet...

Former St. Louis Officer Breaks Down Troubling...

These days it seems more difficult than ever to define what police officers really are. Are they a force plagued with racism who are willingly...

Missouri Lawmakers Fail to Pass Any Significant...

All eyes were on lawmakers in Missouri as the state was pushed into the national spotlight following the death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown...

SC Cops Refuse to Release Dash Cam...

By Taylor Gordon The decision by South Carolina police officers to not release dash cam footage of the death of an unarmed Black man at...

Dallas Grand Jury Does Not Indict 2...

A grand jury decided not to indict two officers who shot and killed a Black man who, based on a video, did nothing to...

Support For Police Body Cameras Continues to...

After the tragic death of yet another unarmed Black man has been caught on tape, support for police body cameras is seeing universal growth....

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser Wants To Suppress...

In Washington, D.C., once the nation’s murder capital and still a place of vast crime in particular neighborhoods, newly elected mayor Muriel Bowser is...

Missouri Lawmakers Exert Their Power to Protect...

Police body cameras were initially hailed as a savior that could solve the vexing problem of police brutality, but the protectors of the nation's...

St. Louis Officer Shuts Off Dash Cam...

A shocking video of a physical altercation between police officers and a suspect during a traffic stop has increased doubts that police cameras will...

Police Departments Having Problems With Body Cameras...

Police body cameras were one of the most popular solutions to police brutality that surfaced in the wake of the killings of unarmed Black...

LAPD Wants to Keep Police Body Camera...

A crucial debate is raging in Los Angeles over police body cameras that could render the cameras virtually useless in preventing police brutality and...

As the LAPD Attempts to Fight Off...

The Los Angeles police department is one of the largest police agencies to move closer to getting police body cameras on its entire force,...

Pressure From Protesters and Justice Department Leaves...

Police departments across the nation are finally feeling the pressure from protesters and the Justice Department to start implementing serious changes when it comes...

Obama to Ask Congress for $75M to...

President Obama jumped into the brewing debate about the conduct of America's police force with more than a speech, announcing that he will ask...

Costly Video Records Requests Could Bring Plans...

An incredibly expensive video records request may have brought plans for police body cameras in Seattle, Washington to a screeching halt, a report revealed...

Cellphone Vigilantes Could Literally Hold the Key...

All across YouTube, Vine, Instagram and other social media platforms, users have watched videos of police brutality that inevitably involved an officer instructing the...

We All Possess the Power to Stop...

As we wring our hands at the seemingly constant barrage of police abuse and police killings this summer and wonder how we might bring...