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Police in D.C. and Baltimore are considering body camera programs. (Photo credit: Frederick Florin/AFP/Getty Images)

White House Backs Use of Body Cameras by Police

Requiring police officers to wear body cameras is one potential solution to bridging deep mistrust between law enforcement and the public, the White House said, weighing in on a national debate sparked by the shooting of an unarmed black man last month in Ferguson, Missouri.

09/15/2014

Police in D.C. and Baltimore are considering body camera programs. (Photo credit: Frederick Florin/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Police Departments Consider Body Cameras As Officer Scrutiny Increases

It has been a scene of violence and turmoil in Ferguson, Missouri these past few weeks, as witness and police accounts of what happened the night an unarmed 18-year-old died at the hands of a police officer continue to differ.

08/21/2014

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Naked Man Jumping Out of Pursued Car Turns Out To Be Kidnapping Victim

A naked man who jumped from a moving vehicle being pursued by police in Maryland early Tuesday morning turned out to be a kidnapping victim.

02/04/2014

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