Body-worn cameras’ for Delhi Police

Delhi – Post the incident of a constable hitting a woman with a brick, the Delhi Traffic police have decided to order ‘body-worn camera’ and ‘vehicle-mounted camera’ to record every action when a vehicle is flagged down.

The traffic police, who was captured on camera beating the woman on Monday after they got into an argument about her jumping a red light, has been arrested and sacked.

“Traffic police is planning to implant body cameras on the uniforms of its personnel. The cameras would record the audio and video of the entire conversation when a vehicle is flagged down,” Muktesh Chander, Special Commissioner (Traffic), said.

The idea is to monitor complaints of unprofessional behaviour of both offenders and officials.

Read more at http://www.thestatesman.com/news/delhi/-body-worn-cameras-for-delhi-police/63295.html#sXLpvFAhACJ5qDdW.99
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