Body Cameras

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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Denver Police Testing Use Of Body Cameras

Some Denver police officers are using body cameras on patrol as part of a study of their effectiveness.

08/27/2014

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Denver Officers Won’t Be Able To Delete Body Camera Video

A big change is coming to the Denver Police Department. In addition to guns and body armor, some officers will soon be armed with cameras.

03/11/2014

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