LAUREL, Md. (WJZ) — Videotaping police encounters. It’s a controversial issue when citizens record the cops. Now one Maryland police department is going to start recording citizens right back.
Monique Griego has more on the new wearable police cameras.
The cameras will be worn on sunglasses and other types of headgear. Many people believe they benefit both the police and the public.
Ari Ashe, wtop.com
PALMER PARK, Md. – Many people find speed cameras frustrating, and some in the region are taking their rage out on the cameras themselves.
But now there’s a new solution: cameras to watch the cameras….
Ari Ashe, wtop.com
PALMER PARK, Md. – Many people find speed cameras frustrating, and some in the region are taking their rage out on the cameras themselves…
RISTOL BOROUGH, Pa. (CBS) - There are hundreds of television channels out there, but in one Bucks County community, there could soon be another. People may soon be able to watch a video feed of a police security camera — from their couch.
“I personally don’t like being viewed as I’m coming out my door,” said Bashean Baxter of Bristol Borough.
Police surveillance cameras are constantly watching you.
“Doesn’t bother me one way or [...]
In a first for Asia, Hong Kong police said Thursday they will trial the use of video cameras attached to their uniforms to film exchanges with the public, despite concerns from human rights groups.
The southern Chinese city’s police force said officers would start to wear the small cameras by the end of the year.
Similar devices have been deployed by police in the United Kingdom and United States, while police in [...]
Congressman Chabot of Pennsylvania was giving a speech in a public place. Two constituents were recording this. A policeman told both of them this was illegal and to hand over their cell phones. They both insisted they had every right to do this. The policemen told them they did not, that it was against the law.
Our elected officials have decided that the Constitution does not apply to them. They [...]