Posted on 23 October 2014.
Posted in People, Planning & Development, Town Hall
Posted on 16 October 2014.
Davidson Police Officer Scott Russell with the new chest-mounted camera. The green ring around the lens indicates that it’s turned on and recording (Jonathan Cox/DavidsonNews.net)
By JONATHAN COX
Along with utility belt, badge, and radio, Davidson police officers now carry another tool on patrol - a chest-mounted camera. Officers themselves asked for the new equipment, and while town officials see the cameras as a way to increase transparency and provide useful evidence, police also acknowledge they could raise privacy concerns.
At a presentation about the cameras at Tuesday’s town board meeting, Police Chief Jeanne Miller explained that officers are already accustomed to being recorded. Read the full story
Posted in Public safety, Town Hall
Posted on 15 October 2014.
Posted in Town Hall