There are still a lot of steps that need to be taken to rebuild the broken trust in police that hangs heavy in some city communities. But getting body cameras deployed as quickly as possible in Baltimore City appears to have a significant upside for all.Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has passed a resolution urging state and local police departments to use body cameras. The non-binding resolution was passed on Wednesday by a vote of 421-6. The vote comes in the wake of several high-profile ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — A bill to allow police officers to record video and audio with wearable cameras has been advancing through the Maryland legislature with the support of law enforcement officials, echoing a national focus on police accountability, despite concerns about ...
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ANNAPOLIS — Ahead of a House of Delegates committee hearing Thursday, about 70 people gathered by the State House to remember the names of people who died while interacting with law enforcement officers. Archie Elliott III, 1995. Gary Hopkins Jr., ...Read More »
President Barack Obama wants to see more police wearing cameras to record events like the shooting death of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown, but is not seeking to pull back federal programs that provide the type of military-style equipment used to dispel the resulting racially charged protests in Ferguson, Missouri.Read More »