BODYCAM: Tucson Police Release OIS Footage

BODYCAM: Tucson Police Release OIS Footage

The Tucson Police Department held a press conference Monday afternoon regarding the officer-involved shooting that occurred on March 16. Police released officer body camera video from the shooting incident. Carlos Alegria, 41, was shot March 15 after pulling a gun on officers, ...
Should Police Video Be Used in Court?

Should Police Video Be Used in Court?

It seems that almost every day you turn on the news there is another police incident caught on video. The videos, captured from police equipment such as dash- and bodycams are released by agencies attempting to appear transparent. Is releasing police videos helping or hurting ...
BODYCAM: Police Shoot as Man Reaches for Gun

BODYCAM: Police Shoot as Man Reaches for Gun

Athens-Clarke County Police said an officer shot a man in the face in self-defense, after bodycam video released shows the suspect attempting to draw his weapon. The shooting happened at the Golden Pantry located at 2290 Barnett Shoals Road around 3 a.m. Saturday. Police ...
Safer Police Vehicles

Safer Police Vehicles

Every year there are tens of thousands of collisions involving police officers. Many of the collisions result in an injury or death. Current police collision data only tracks fatalities, injuries and seatbelt usage. However, there's no record of how the officer was killed or injured ...