BWC Resources

Body-Worn Camera Resources

In addition to providing training and technical assistance, sharing related news updates, and directing agencies to the resources provided through the BJA National BWC Toolkit, the BWC team also provides agencies with resources collated from emerging research on BWCs, guides about BWC implementation and best practices, and lessons learned from BWC PIP sites. These resources are grouped by category, as well as listed in the table below. To browse all resources in a specific category, use these topic links.



Recently Posted Resources

Implementing a BWC Program: Recommendations and Lessons Learned

Police Executive Research Forum (PERF), 2014

Generic Request for Proposals (RFP)

Body-Worn Camera Training and Technical Assistance Policy Implementation Program

Primer on Body-Worn Cameras

National Institute of Justice (NIJ), National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center (NLECTC), 2012

State Body-Worn Camera Laws

National Conference of State Legislatures

Body Worn Cameras, Use of Force, and Officer Discretion

Journal of Experimental Criminology

Score your BWC Policy

Bureau of Justice Assistance

Body-Worn Camera Policy Review Process

Bureau of Justice Assistance