48 Investigates: Doubts over police body cam effectiveness - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

48 Investigates: Doubts over police body cam effectiveness

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Police body cameras have been in high demand - from the public, who want more accountability after recent incidents involving accusations of excessive force; and from law enforcement agencies who think they may be of benefit to investigations.

However, police are finding the cameras come loaded with their own set of drawbacks - leading some to backtrack on their plans to equip officers with the devices.

Find out more in our next 48 Investigates report, Thursday at 10 p.m.

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