10 Things to know about police body cameras in Boston
WBUR - 09/12/2016
The program is a six-month pilot to test out body-worn cameras on Boston police officers. Dr. Anthony Braga, who heads the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Northeastern University, will analyze the effectiveness of the program by looking at police and community interactions, citizen complaints, use of force incidents and community satisfaction. Two companies — Taserand Vievu — have been contracted for the pilot. The city has allotted $500,000 for the program.