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Michael Brown's family campaigning for police officers to wear cameras

Michael Brown's family would like police officers in the United States to wear body cameras
By: Michael Hatamoto | Wearable Computing News | Posted: Nov 25, 2014 7:30 am
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As buildings in Ferguson, Missouri, remain ablaze from a night of chaos related to news that Darren Wilson, the police officer that killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown, wouldn't be indicted, the Brown family wants officers to begin wearing body cameras.

 

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Here is what the family said following news the officer wouldn't be indicted: "Join with us in our campaign to ensure that every police officer working the streets in this country wears a body camera. A growing number companies are now interested in developing wearable body cameras, and due to a growing number of high-profile incidents across the country, there is a more lively debate if police agencies should adopt their use.

 

Meanwhile, there are so many fires in Ferguson, fire crews are having trouble to respond to all of them, especially as vandals continue to pose significant safety threats.

NEWS SOURCES:Yahoo.com, Gannett-cdn.com

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