Equipping our police with body cameras and their cars with in car police video systems is a rather new thing in America. But the benefits of doing so are already becoming clear. Here are ___ important things to know about the advantages of police body cameras and how the police dash cam can help make everyone safe.
Cameras Put Everyone on Their Best Behavior
The focus in the media might be on rogue cops and keeping them restrained. In fact, when Rialto, California’s police department put body cameras on their officers and then evaluated the move, they found a 60% drop in the use of force by their officers. But that’s not primarily because the police are aware of the camera. It’s primarily because the people are. A recent P