New York Proposal Seeks Body Cameras For State PoliceA nationwide Associated Press survey found that New York State Police are the largest primary state law enforcement agency not equipped with cameras.
NYPD: All Uniformed Patrol Officers Now Outfitted With Body CamerasThe department has distributed nearly 20,000 cameras to reach the goal. It plans to give another 4,000 to specialized units, like emergency services, by August.
NYPD To Equip All Patrol Officers With Body Cameras By End Of The YearCity officials decided that more than 20,000 cameras will be in use in the 34,000-member New York Police Department by year's end, a year earlier than anticipated.
L.I. Criminal Justice Students Undergo Hands-On Training With Police Body CamerasIn many cases, the footage from police cameras can be the only way to prove guilt or innocence, and the first hands-on crime analysis courses using body cams in the classroom are underway to study the phenomenon.
Councilmen Call On Congress To Pass Rep. Espaillat's ICE Agent Body Cam BillTwo New York City councilmembers introduced a resolution Thursday supporting passage of federal legislation that would change how Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Border Patrol agents operate.
First NYPD Body Cameras Hit The Streets In Washington HeightsNearly 60 officers at the 34th Precinct in Washington Heights will begin wearing the devices Thursday afternoon.
About 1,200 NYPD Officers Getting Body Cameras At End Of The MonthThe NYPD is set to deploy the first body cameras to officers after resolving some of the thorniest issues on when to switch on the camera, how long to keep the tape and when to tell the public they're being recorded.
Black Lives Matter, Ministers Oppose NYPD Body Cameras BidderA public battle Thursday to outfit the NYPD with body cameras has community leaders opposing the low bidder.
Trenton Police To Start Using Body Cameras To Record EncountersUnder the plan, police officers beginning in June would turn on their cameras when responding to a call.
Greenburgh To Be First In Westchester To Outfit Police With Body CamerasGreenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner said the decision follows a successful pilot program that tested various body cameras on officers last year.
NJ Police Depts. Receive $2.5M To Equip Officers With Body CamerasThe award, made with criminal forfeiture funds, will support the purchases of more than 5,000 body cameras.
550 Union County Cops To Be Equipped With Body CamerasActing Prosecutor Grace Park said cameras serve to boost public confidence.
Essex County Cops To Wear Body CamerasThe idea is to increase transparency and accountability while de-escalating intense situations between officers and the public they serve.
New Jersey Troopers Getting Body Cameras Under New PolicyNew Jersey is buying 1,000 body cameras to equip all its state troopers who are out on the road and announced policies for local police on how the cameras should be used.
Suffolk County Seeking Federal Help To Pay For Body CamerasBody cameras are already in place in parts of Long Island.