FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 30, 2015
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Community Support Grows for Huff Body Camera Bill
Consensus Building to Improve Public Safety
SACRAMENTO: The California Police Chiefs Association (CPCA) is throwing crucial support to legislative efforts by Senate Minority Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) to improve relationships between law enforcement and the communities they serve. Huff’s proposed legislation, SB 175, would require each law enforcement department or agency that chooses to require officers to wear body-worn cameras (BWC’s), to develop a policy relating to the use of the cameras.
“I have learned throughout my political career that building a consensus that all parties can agree upon is the best way to accomplish positive change in society,” said Senator Huff. “I’m very grateful for CPCA’s support for SB 175 and look forward to working with other representatives and agencies while attempting to address each and every concern.” Continue reading