Salem Police Department: Body-worn Cameras
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The Salem Police Department received a 2021 award of $79,834 from the State of Massachusetts for its body-worn camera program and a $23,555.00 award from the state's FY23 Body-Worn Cameras (BWC) Grant Program.
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Many law enforcement agencies require officers to attach body-worn cameras to their chests or shoulders to capture interactions with suspects and the public. Some cameras stream live and can be combined with face recognition technology.