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Body worn video has 'shown its benefit' after shoplifter's claim of excessive force

Advantages of the technology include professional standards departments making 'almost immediate' judgements, says Fed rep.

Footage used in court to dismiss a claim for excessive force. Photo credit should read: Sussex Police/PA Wire

Footage used in court to dismiss a claim for excessive force. Photo credit should read: Sussex Police/PA Wire

Date - 8th January 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
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Body worn video has shown its benefit after footage was used to clear his force of wrongdoing, a Fed rep says. Shoplifter Paul McClelland was tasered by a Sussex Police officer after being arrested in a Brighton car park in July 2013. The...
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