Gov. Phil Murphy Signs Law Requiring All Police Officers To Wear Body Cameras In New JerseyAbout 12,000 officers in the state wear them now, but that's just a third of the state's police force.
NYPD Releases Body Cam Video After Officer Accused Of Pepper Spraying Protester In FaceThe officer has been suspended without pay on June 5, and the case was referred to the department advocate for further disciplinary action.
NYPD To Release Body Camera Footage Of Shootings, Other Encounters Within 30 Days, Mayor SaysThe mayor said the move is a step toward building trust and transparency.
NYPD Releases Body Camera Footage Of Fatal Police-Involved Shooting In HarlemBody cameras were recording as the suspect and Officer Wintermute yelled at responding officers. The suspect screams "Shoot us" while Officer Wintermute yells "Shoot him."
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.