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 Police Organization and Practice

Policing and Society: An International Journal of Research and Policy (2018) 

Design Considerations for BWCs

Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

Technology, Training
BWCs and Use of Force Complaints

Northeastern University's School of Criminology and Criminal Justice (2018)

Research, Stakeholders, Training
BWCs vs. Gun Mounted Cameras

91.5 KJZZ

Technology, Training
BWCs and State Prosecutors

George Mason University's Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy

Legal, Research
BWCs and Procedural Justice

Department of Criminal Justice, Rochester Institute of Technology Justice & Security Strategies, Inc

Policy, Research, Technology
BWCs: The Researcher-Practitioner Partnership


BWCs in Small Agencies

Arizona State University, Center for Violence Prevention and Community Service, 2017

Research, Stakeholders, Technology, Training
BWC Legislation's

The Urban Institute 

Legal, Stakeholders
BWC Laws

National Conference of State Legislatures