Use of Body-Worn Cameras

Informational Memo

Published: October 9, 2019

Use of Body Worn Cameras
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This material contains general information; it should not be used as a substitute for legal advice. Any attorney general opinions cited in this material are available on request from the League’s Research and Information Service staff.

State law offers significant guidance on policies governing law enforcement use of body-worn cameras (BWC) and the resulting data. This discussion should help cities administer BWC programs and data soundly and in accordance with law.

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