BWC TTA Updates

BWC Commentary: Addressing Racial Disparities in Police Actions: The Promise of Body-Worn Cameras and Police Accountability

Check out a new "In View" commentary piece from BWC Subject Matter Expert Dr. Scott Decker!

This piece provides a discussion on the promise of body-worn cameras and police accountability in addressing racial disparities in police actions.

Read the full post here.

BWC PIP Sites in the News

The Minneapolis, MN BWC PIP Site recently released an update on their body-worn camera program through their YouTube channel describing in detail the dates the department would be fully outfitted with cameras, and specific policy information regarding footage captured by the cameras. 

Watch the video online here.

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BWC TTA Webinar: Straight Talk About BWC Data Storage

Join us on September 30th at 12pm Eastern for our next BWC TTA webinar. Many cities, trying to implement body worn cameras, have found data storage and related costs to be a major stumbling block. Data retention and storage options are equally important to  understand when building a body worn camera program.This webinar will provide both options and solutions to many of the storage issues departments encounter. You can register for the webinar here.

New TTA Resource

As part of the BWC TTA Pilot Implementation Program, the TTA team has developed a generic Request for Proposals (RFP) and associated guidance. This guide can be used by agencies during the procurement process to develop a successful RFP. It was developed based on model RFPs and RFPs from specific agencies. The generic RFP describes suggested sections and appendices, as well as suggested budget requirements.

To read more about the generic RFP resource, click here.