Sumter County Sheriff's Department: Body-worn Cameras
|Agency||Sumter County Sheriff's Department|
The Sumter County Sheriff’s Department purchased body-worn cameras in 2016 with a $73,060 grant through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.
News article (The Berkeley Observer)
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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.