Testimony Five Years of the DC Metropolitan Police Department’s Body-Worn Camera Program
Daniel Lawrence
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Daniel Lawrence, a senior research associate at the Urban Institute, testified before the DC City Council’s Committee on the Judiciary and Public Safety at a hearing reflecting on progress and next steps five years after the Metropolitan Police Department began using police body-worn cameras (BWCs). His testimony included a summary of findings and policy implications from his research with multiple police departments across the country to examine the impact and use of BWCs.
Research Areas Crime, justice, and safety
Tags Policing and community safety
Policy Centers Justice Policy Center