Body Worn Cameras

Topics Covered:

  • Assists officers and agencies on the use and evaluation of body worn camera systems
  • Provides guideline on when an officer should or should not use the camera based on privacy concerns
  • Develops provisions on the creation, retention and deletion of video and audio recording
  • Offers guidelines for public access or officer or agency review of the recording
  • Creates documentation for malfunctions of the equipment
  • Understands that officers are not required to keep cameras activated during the entire shift
  • Aligns policies with federal and Texas rules of evidence

Who Should Attend:

  • This program is available to all law enforcement officers.

Course Hours:

Participants receive 2 hours of TCOLE credit.

Program Links:

[ Program Page ]


Sep 01, 2018 - Aug 31, 2019

Course Cost:

$45 per person

For more information, contact:

Andrea Hoke, Project Coordinator
Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas
George J. Beto Criminal Justice Building
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2417
Fax: (936) 294-3926
Phone: (936) 294-3702
Phone: 800-477-9248