How police bodycams work and how they fall short

Auto-recording and livestreaming features may help, but experts say the problems with body-worn cameras go beyond the

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And a spotlight shines again on the tech, as the world has watched video of the police killing of George Floyd in May — captured on cellphones by bystanders.

Political leaders are under pressure to address police brutality and racial bias in law enforcement, and more governments are turning to body cameras as a solution.

In my latest video report, embedded above, I break down the basics of how police body-worn cameras work.

Auto-recording and livestreaming features may help, but experts say the problems with body-worn cameras go beyond the tech.

But the Minneapolis Police Department hasn’t released video to the public, saying it’s part of an active investigation. Stay in the know.

A national spotlight shines once again on police body cameras.

That level of tech isn’t widely adopted yet by police nationally, though departments are taking a closer look in light of ongoing protests calling for police reform.

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