"In case you needed tangible proof that the popular movement to strap cameras to cops is gaining momentum, the quarterly earnings report from camera manufacturer Taser’s got concrete numbers. It’s sales of cameras nearly tripled.
There’s a lot of evidence that cameras help reduce violent incidents between officers and civilians. They also help reduce complaints. As I noted last month, the technology needs to be deployed carefully to ensure that the tech isn’t just used to get cops off the hook."
If the police are using cameras to protect themselves and the public, maybe you should get one for you car too!