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Police Commission President Steve Soboroff

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LAPD Chief Criticized Over Disciplining Of Officer With Family Ties To Department

The Los Angeles Police Department is facing serious criticism after Chief Charlie Beck overruled the firing of an officer with family ties within the department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2014

LAPD officials hope to use on-body cameras to complement a longtime city goal of equipping the department's 1,350 patrol cars with video recorders. (Photo credit: LAPD)

LAPD Commission Says Body Cameras Will Cut Down On Lawsuits

The LA Police Commission recently secured funding to outfit 600 officers with body cameras and says the devices will cut down on lawsuits.

01/14/2014

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LAPD Body Cameras Coming To Officers Downtown

Downtown Angelenos may be the first to encounter a Los Angeles police officer equipped with a new on-body camera.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/17/2013