Accountability in the Digital Age: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Police Body Cameras

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An officer wearing their Axon body camera; courtesy of the New York Times
Two armed Korean business-owners protecting their store from the rooftops during the LA Riots.
Two armed Korean business-owners protecting their store from the rooftops during the LA Riots.
Military-trained Koreans defending their stores when the police would not help during the LA Riots https://imgur.com/gallery/I0aUV
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Riots in Ferguson, Missouri after the death of Michael Brown
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Just this year, in 2019, the officer responsible with Eric Garner’s death was given a no federal charges decision

But we have seen other studies in the past that show they DO make a difference!

This image comes courtesy of mappingpoliceviolence.org, an organization that tracks police brutality in the US.
This image comes courtesy of mappingpoliceviolence.org, an organization that tracks police brutality in the US.
This image comes courtesy of mappingpoliceviolence.org, an organization which tracks police brutality in the U.S.

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