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Police Commission seeks input on body camera policy

LOS ANGELES — The Police Commission and Police Chief Charlie Beck have outlined plans for seeking community input on establishing policies for the release of body camera footage taken during critical incidents. Input will be gathered in community forums around the city and through a questionnaire available online or on paper. Speaking to reporters at Read More…

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LAPD receives federal funds for body cameras

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Police Department was awarded $1 million by the U.S. Department of Justice Sept. 21 for the purchase of body cameras, despite a complaint by the local chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union that the department’s policies on the use and release of the footage hinders transparency. The LAPD Read More…