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.

Legal   Policy   Privacy   Procurement and Budgeting 

 Research   Stakeholders   Technology   Training


Recently Posted Resources

TitleSourceTopic Categories
BWCs and the Intent of Police Officers

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2018) 

Policy, Research
BWCs and Procedural Justice

Criminology (2019) 

BWCs and Collegiate Police Departments

East Carolina University, Department of Criminal Justice (2019) 

Policy, Research, Technology
BWCs and Specialty Units

International Criminal Justice Review (2018) 

BWCs: What You Need To Know

International City/County Management Association (ICMA), 2018

Policy, Research, Stakeholders
BWCs and Law Enforcement Agencies

The Bureau of Justice Statistics 

Research, Stakeholders, Technology
BWCs and The Evaluation Of Traffic Stops

The Justice Quarterly (2018) 

Research, Stakeholders, Technology
BWC Legislation

The Urban Institute (2018)

Policy, Privacy, Stakeholders
BWCs and Community Perceptions

The Urban Institute (2018) 

Research, Stakeholders
BWCs and Citizen Outcomes

Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management (2017) 

Research, Stakeholders, Technology