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Body Cameras

A body camera (credit: CBS)

Body Cameras Headline Another Day Of Police Oversight Bills

Colorado law enforcement would be encouraged to expand the use of body cameras with a measure given initial approval as legislators considered several police accountability bills Tuesday.

03/31/2015

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Police Cameras, Officer Training Under Review In Colorado

A measure to encourage police departments to buy body cameras for officers headlines another batch of law enforcement oversight bills up for debate at the Colorado Legislature.

03/31/2015

Parker Police officers will wear body cams (credit: CBS)

Parker Police Begin Wearing Body Cameras

Police officers in Parker will begin wearing body cameras on Thursday in an effort to become more transparent and maintain trust.

03/24/2015

A body camera (credit: CBS)

Denver Police Cameras Didn’t Record Most Use-Of-Force-Cases

A report by Denver’s independent police monitor says body cameras used by officers in the city’s downtown district didn’t record most of the use-of-force incidents they should have captured.

03/10/2015

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Colorado Considers Additional Police Oversight

Democrats are spearheading a package of legislation aimed at expanding oversight of Colorado law enforcement and placing limits on their power, a response to allegations of excessive force both in the state and nationally.

03/04/2015

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Denver Cops Cry Foul Over ‘N’ Word Discipline

A Denver police officer has been disciplined for uttering the “N” word during a confrontation with a citizen, but fellow officers — several of them African American — say the context was not offensive.

02/17/2015

Protesters rally outside the Denver Jail on Jan. 28, 2015.  (credit: CBS)

Police Seeing Public Policy Catch Up With 2014 Actions

The negative headlines made by rogue cops in 2014 are now fueling new public policy proposals in Denver and the Colorado Legislature in 2015.

02/12/2015

The roundtable on Monday (credit: CBS)

Colorado Being Proactive With Roundtable On Law Enforcement & Public Policy

Keeping the peace between law enforcement and the public is a priority right now, and on Monday evening Colorado lawmakers, police and community activists met to see what needs to be done to make that happen.

12/30/2014

The roundtable on Monday (credit: CBS)

Roundtable Held To Discuss Law Enforcement In Colorado

Leaders from several Denver metro area law enforcement agencies joined state lawmakers and others for a discussion on improving community relations on Monday.

12/29/2014

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Obama’s Call For Police Body Cams Well-Heeded In Denver

Denver police are already pursuing body-camera technology, as President Obama pledges a quarter-billion dollars for the technology across the nation.

12/01/2014

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