via Why did Sacramento officers who shot Stephon Clark mute their bodycams? – AOL News

Police officials in Sacramento, California, boast about their use of body cameras, and the quick release of the footage they capture, as centerpieces of a larger effort to improve the public’s trust.

But the fatal shooting by police officers last week of an unarmed black man, Stephon Clark, has exposed a potential flaw in that effort and opened up a new front in the national debate over body cameras: officers’ ability to turn off the microphone on the device.

via Why did Sacramento officers who shot Stephon Clark mute their bodycams? – AOL News

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