Lea County Sheriff's Office: Body-worn Cameras
|Agency||Lea County Sheriff's Office|
The Lea County Sheriff's Office began using body-worn cameras in 2016 and owned 70 BWCs as of July 2020.
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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.