Body Camera Funding Approved For Hennepin County Sheriff's OfficeThe Hennepin County Board announced Tuesday it approved a $5.1 million deal to outfit Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and Department of Community Corrections and Rehabilitation staff with body-worn cameras.
Body Camera Compliance For Minneapolis Police Officers Hits 95 PercentIn the wake of Minneapolis police implementing a stricter body camera policy last year, the city is reporting that officer compliance reached 95 percent in the second quarter of this year.
Justine Ruszczyk Damond's Family Calls For Changes Within Minneapolis Police DepartmentJohn Ruszczyk, the father of Justine Ruszczyk Damond, offered a sharp critique of the initial handling of her murder case.
Police In New Ulm, Le Sueur Are Getting Body CamerasTwo more police departments in southern Minnesota are getting officers to wear body cameras.
Gun-Mounted Cameras Provide Low-Cost Alternative For PoliceWest Hennepin police are not using body worn cameras. Instead, their officers are using a different, brand-new type of camera.
West Metro Officers To Have Weapon-Mounted CamerasOfficials say the weapons-mounted cameras record automatically, provide an unobstructed view of critical use-of-force events, which would include officer-involved shootings.
Wisconsin Corrections Department Misses Prison Body Camera GoalThe Wisconsin Department of Corrections has acknowledged it missed a goal set by the Legislature for providing body cameras to officers at its maximum security adult prisons in hopes of reducing assaults.
What Are The Rules For Making Police Footage Public?According to MN Statute 13.82, Subd. 7, most investigative data are “confidential or protected nonpublic while the investigation in active.” But that same Minnesota law also says there are circumstances where law enforcement could release the data.
Mpls. Police Announce Stricter Body Camera Policy For OfficersChanges are in the works when it comes to body worn cameras at the Minneapolis Police Department.
Audit Reveals How Mpls. Police Are Using Body CamerasAre Minneapolis police officers using their body cameras properly? We now have more answers after an audit of camera use was released Tuesday morning.
MPD's Body Camera Policy Changes Now In EffectNow, all Minneapolis police officers must activate their body cameras on any call they respond to, any call they initiate and during traffic stops.
Good Question: What Are The Policies On Body Cameras In Minneapolis?The BCA says the two Minneapolis officers involved Saturday night’s shooting were wearing body cameras, but that those cameras weren’t turned on.
University Of Minnesota Police Testing Out Body CamerasPolice officers on University of Minnesota campuses are testing out body cameras this summer.
Washington Co. Sheriff Seeks Comment On Body Camera PlanThe Washington County Sheriff’s Office says it’s seeking comment from the public on its plan to put body cameras on officers.
Maplewood Police File Lawsuit Over Body Camera PolicyPolice in a Twin Cities suburb are going to court over the city's body camera policy for officers. The unions representing 38 officers and eight sergeants in Maplewood say parts of the policy should have been developed through collective bargaining instead of being imposed by the city.