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Does Agency Size Matter? Key Trends in Body-Worn Camera Policy and Practice

NCJ Number
254805
Date Published
Agencies
BJA-Sponsored
Annotation
This study examined whether there is variation in law enforcement agencies’ policy on body-worn cameras (BWCs) based on an agency’s size.
Abstract
In this report, the authors explore whether there is variation in body-worn camera (BWC) policy positions across agencies of different sizes. The authors examined 22 specific issues across 10 general policy areas. The review focuses on 250 policies of agencies that received funding from the BJA BWC Policy and Implementation Program in FY 2016, FY 2017, and FY 2018.
Date Created: June 2, 2020