Police officers are often trusted because of their position as long enforcement officers

Police officers are often trusted because of their position as long enforcement officers

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Police officers are often trusted because of their position as long enforcement officers, the job of a police officer is to serve and protect its citizens from harm, not all police officers take advantage of their position, but the ones that do have to be accountable for their crimes, this has been played out on the news as well as in social media capturing law enforcement officers mistreating even killing unarmed men and women, so we must ask ourselves what could be a viable solution to come back police misconduct one answer would be the body camera, this tool would ultimately allow prosecutors as well as police supervisors to view police procedure and
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Unformatted text preview: make a determination whether the officer was operating within police protocol. Williams, R. (2015). Police body cams: is a video worth more than a thousand words? In light of all of controversy surrounding body cameras, most law enforcement agencies who have already started using these cameras have been an inspiration to other departments to start to use of the body worn cameras, the studies in the FAQ show that the departments that we're currently using body cameras the offices were less likely use excessive force or not comply to departmental policies and procedures....
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