Police Body Worn Cameras: Ingredients for a Successful Program

14 Sep 2017
10:00 am - 11:15 am
South Shore, Harrah's

Police Body Worn Cameras: Ingredients for a Successful Program

This interactive session will examine the growing push to equip law enforcement officers with body worn cameras. Learn the pros and cons of having body worn cameras, the importance of a strong written policy, when to activate and deactivate cameras, how long to retain footage, how to respond to Public Records Act requests and the elements of a successful written program.  All of these ingredients will help shape the future of law enforcement.

At the completion of this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Identify the pros and cons of body worn cameras
  • Understand the importance of and elements for a strong written policy
  • Understand when to activate and deactivate cameras
  • Address Public Records Act requests

Speakers:

  • Michael L. Wroniak, Esq. Partner, Collins Collins Muir + Stewart LLP
  • Christie Bodnar Swiss, Esq. Partner, Collins Collins Muir + Stewart LLP

Moderator:

Interest areas: JPA Board, Pool Manager, General Interest and Property & Liability