Byrne JAG funds support the purchase of body worn cameras in an effort to improve public safety and increase positive interactions between the police and the communities they serve. Virginia’s SAA has developed a model policy on the use of body worn cameras and made it available for use by state and local law enforcement agencies.
State Agency Administration: Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services
(Policy Overview): Virginia Police Department Body Worn Cameras Draft Policy (2017)
Technology; Officer Safety; Policing