$23 million, ‘discovered’… Yes, police should have bodycams, that should be standard like their department issued weapon… But will cams deter police brutality and officer involved murders of unarmed black people? No. Especially not when officers can turn them off at their discretion. Or even when there’s video. The murders of Tamir Rice, Eric Gardner, John Crawford, Philando Castile were captured on video. And in each instance the officer walked.

$23 million, 'discovered'... Yes, police should have bodycams, that should be standard like their department issued weapon... But will cams deter police brutality and officer involved murders of unarmed black people? No. Especially not when officers can turn them off at their discretion. Or even when there's video. The murders of Tamir Rice, Eric Gardner, John Crawford, Philando Castile were captured on video. And in each instance the officer walked.

Reed renews push for SLMPD body cameras after budget surplus discovered

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- There's a renewed push to outfit St. Louis police with body cameras.
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