West Whiteland Township Police Department: Body-worn Cameras
|Agency||West Whiteland Township Police Department|
|Location||West Whiteland Township, PA|
The West Whiteland Township Police Department received $15,000 from the Bureau of Justice Assistance to purchase 12 body-worn cameras through the 2022 Small, Rural, Tribal BWC Microgrant program.
Government information (Small, Rural, and Tribal Body-Worn Camera microgrant grantee list)
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.