Articles from April 2015



Mar 2015 Warning Bells article

Body Worn Videos and Privacy The train is coming and nothing is going to derail it. LAPD has 7000 body cameras planned for the near future, and not to be outdone, President Obama has promised funding for another 50,000 body cameras nationwide. It’s a run-away train because few are thinking about all of the ramifications […]

Feb 2015 Warning Bells article

Thank goodness! The discipline system IS fair after all! At least that is the conclusion arrived in the recently released investigation report written by the Department and given to the Police Commission in November of last year.  After Dorner’s rampage, Chief Beck directed the Department to conduct focus groups to express their opinions regarding Dorner’s claims […]