Using BWCs in Training and De-escalation

On this episode of LE Tech Talks, research specialist Quin Patterson spoke with BWC TTA Co-Director Dr. Mike White and Sturgis, MI Director of Public Safety Ryan Banaszak about the use of BWCs in training.

Mr. Patterson and Dr. White spoke about how Tempe, AZ PD uses BWC footage in de-escalation training; as well as the different insights gained from reviewing BWC footage beyond use of force videos. Director Banaszak spoke about the use of BWCs in trainings in the Sturgis, MI PD and the changes in practice that have resulted from that use.