Citation

Policing Body Cameras: Policies and Procedures to Safeguard the Rights of the Accused

Author:
Pollack, Barry J; Lefcourt, Gerald B; Morris, E.G; Reimer, Norman L; O’Dowd, Kyle; Musa, Jumana; NACDL Body Camera Task Force,
Year:
2017

In response to a series of high-profile police killings of unarmed people of color, law enforcement agencies across the country began adopting body cameras as a solution to requests for more transparency and accountability. In order to study the impact of body cameras on the rights of the accused, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers established a Body Camera Task Force comprised of defense attorneys from across the country.