Traffic policemen in CBD to wear body-worn cameras

Traffic policemen in CBD to wear body-worn cameras

Submitted by Rashmi on Fri, 2017-03-03 11:21 Bengaluru: As many as 50 traffic policemen working in the Central Business district have been given body-worn cameras by the traffic department.R Hitendra, Additional Commissioner of Police (Traffic ), said, “Eventually, all traffic policemen will be issued cameras which can record every minute of their duty.”The move is expected to reduce complaints against traffic policemen allegedly misbehaving with motorists and slapping false cases. “There are also instances of unruly motorists. Policeman can have record of the event in their defence,” he said.The policemen have been directed to wear the cameras compulsorily while on duty.