Body worn cameras: Firearms lead urges caution

ACPO officer supports the benefits of recording incidents – but says investigators must be aware of how personnel react in traumatic or stressful situations.

Body worn cameras: Firearms lead urges caution

Date - 13th March 2014
By - Cliff Caswell - Police Oracle
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The national policing lead on firearms has thrown his weight behind the principle of cameras on armed officers but has warned that those examining the footage must understand the psychological effects of an incident on officers.Deputy Chief...
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