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30 Laws in 30 Days: Rules for preserving police body camera video

By Ashley Steeb TheStatehouseFile.com  Editor’s note: This is the 12th in a series of stories about new laws that are taking effect, most of them on July 1. INDIANAPOLIS – Accountability for law enforcement is expected to increase with the implementation of police body cameras and new rules on what agencies should do with the […]

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Excessive force provision could be removed from the body cam bill

By Rachel Hoffmeyer TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Whether to automatically release police body camera video in a case of possible excessive use of force or civil rights violations is up for debate. House Bill 1019 allows law enforcement to keep a video private if they can prove it needs to be confidential for reasons including an […]

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Bill reducing access to police body cam video sees major revisions

By Rachel Hoffmeyer TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — A heavily debated bill restricting the release of police body camera video is undergoing a makeover. An early version of House Bill 1019 would have allowed law enforcement to withhold video and possibly force the media or the public to get a court order to see it. Tuesday a […]

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The finances of restricting access to police video

By Jasmine Otam TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS­ — A bill restricting public access to police video is causing concerns about putting a financial burden on police agencies and the people requesting to see the video. On Wednesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee discussed possible amendments to House Bill 1019. The bill, if passed as is, would allow law […]