Nashville to Begin Full Deployment of Body-Worn Cameras


Nashville is rolling out full deployment of body-worn cameras on police officers after two years of negotiations. The body-worn camera deployment will start next month at West Precinct. Mayor Cooper announced the city renegotiated contracts with body camera vendors to the reduce the cost from $40 million to $2.1 million. In addition, patrol cars will now have three cameras as well.

Other precincts will begin deployment no later than February 2021.

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