Memphis is going into debt to keep MPD body cams

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 15, 2024 4:00 AM CT | Published: May 15, 2024 4:00 AM CT

The City of Memphis plans to issue up to $54 million in debt over five years to pay for police body-worn cameras, video storage and the capability that the cameras automatically start recording when an officer draws their weapon. 


Subscriber Only Axon Enterprise body cameras Memphis Police Department

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Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, he enjoys tennis, golf and reading.

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