Cumberland County Sheriff's Office: Body-worn Cameras
|Agency||Cumberland County Sheriff's Office|
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office purchased 20 Axon body-worn cameras in 2019 for $80,000. The office received federal funding for BWCs in 2022.
News article (The Daily Journal)
Government information (US Bureau of Justice Assistance)
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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.