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Conscience of cameras

Body cams
The vast majority of police officers are good people doing good work, so body cameras shouldn’t be a problem for most. Nonetheless, it’s smart — as Ronald Reagan famously said — to “Trust but verify.” After all, civilians are told that the security, red-light and speed cameras trained on us are detriments to lawbreakers.