Boston Body Camera Policies

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Boston Police department's BODYCAM POLICY

Read what BPD and police unions put together and compare it with the community version. Which one best represents your interests?

  BPCAT's Revised Policy

Our policy is fluid. With your input, new ideas are incorporated. Check BPCAT's revised policy language below.


BPCAT'S policy was introduced to City Hall as an ordinance through Councilor Charles Yancey in February 2015. A public hearing was held on August 5th, 2015.