Visalia Police Department: Body-worn Cameras
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The Visalia Police Department received a $153,000 matching grant from the U.S. Department of Justice in 2017 to purchase body-worn cameras. The initial program covered 119 uniformed officers.
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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.