Will Police Gun-Mounted Cameras Be More Effective?

Published: Monday, January 8, 2018 - 3:02pm
Updated: Monday, January 8, 2018 - 3:09pm
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The use of cameras by police departments — whether body-mounted or on automobile dashboards — has become much more common in just the past few years. Now, some cities and towns — including Williams, Arizona — are testing gun-mounted cameras as an innovation.

Will they be more effective? What are the concerns and possible pitfalls?

With me to talk about those questions is Michael White, professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at ASU.

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