Columbus Police Department: Body-worn Cameras
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The Columbus Police Department uses body-worn cameras. The department was one of 65 law enforcement agencies whose body-worn camera policy was analyzed by the ACLU of Mississippi in 2017.
Public records (ACLU of Mississippi)
Social media (Agency's Facebook Page)
More about this technology
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.