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US Police Increase Use of Body Cameras for Officers

October 7, 2014 07:48 PM
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Some police officers in Washington, DC, and New York City have started wearing body cameras as part of a test program intended to reduce use of force by officers and complaints from citizens. But they're not the first to do so. As VOA's Chris Simkins reports, police in many smaller communities are already recording daily interactions with the public.