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Criminology and Criminal Justice
Wearable cameras -- Applications to law enforcement -- Evaluation, Wearable video devices, Wearable technology, Police-community relations -- Effect of wearable cameras on
There are few studies revolving the effects, benefits, and negatives influences of body-worn cameras. However, the purpose of this paper is to address these few studies, dissect the results, and come to a general conclusion of what purposes body-worn cameras serve in today’s law enforcement, government, and the general public. The overall goal of the paper is to determine the extent and nature of nation-wide use of body-worn cameras, and what studies have found in regards to effect and influence on the community and on law enforcement.
Beglau, Drew A., "The Use and Implementation of Body-Worn Cameras in Policing" (2017). University Honors Theses. Paper 407.