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Wearable cameras for Minneapolis police could provide accountability, protection from lawsuits

Politics Brandt Williams · ·
Minneapolis City Councilmember Gary Schiff wears an Axon camera and videorecorder made by Taser International for police use. The camera can be clipped to a pair of glasses or an officer's lapel. Schiff is holding up the battery pack for the unit in his left hand. The footage is stored on a cloud-based storage system. Picture taken Thurs. Oct. 17, 2013 at City Hall in Minneapolis.