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Police department looks to replace Tasers, buy new vests, lockers

Original post made on Mar 14, 2014

The Palo Alto Police Department could get new bullet-proof vests, tracking devices, Taser accessories and wireless equipment to improve communication during hostage negotiations as part of a state grant the city has recently received.

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Posted by JustMe
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Mar 15, 2014 at 1:28 pm

How about some of those wearable cameras I hear some police departments using? Initially they were called indict-o-cams by the officers, but todays news reports say that in 89% of the cases where they were used, they exonerated the officer rather than indicted him. Using those cameras might save PA some lawsuits by clarifying events during an incident.


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