Body Cameras protect children, alleged criminals, those with mental health issues, the homeless, reputations, taxpayers and yes Eau Claire Law Enforcement.
(Risks & Rewards)
Save's very valuable lives
Least amount of trauma on children, victims, criminals, families and officers
Preemptive visual measure to change the mindsets in an effort to deescalate situations
Encouraging restraint through visual suggestion. (Were “all” being recorded)
Officers, families & alleged criminal can sleep easy knowing the body camera wont lie
Establishing Civilian Complaint Review Boards
Reputations, integrity, morals and ethics are never compromised
Multi-million dollar civil rights lawsuits
Claims of creative reporting and cover-ups
Claims of excessive use of force
Claims of police and Drug Task Force brutality
Claims of human and civil rights abuses
Claims of racism and discrimination
Claims of inappropriate pat downs
Claims of “Blue Code of Silence”
Claims of cozy relationships between D.A offices and law enforcement.
Communities backlash in excessive force of the mentally ill and or mentally handicapped
Perceived lack of restraint, procedure, protocol, process and training.
How to best approach and deescalate someone with a mental health issues.
Provides mental health experts real-time situations that can better facilitate case studies
Perceived prosecutorial misconduct by the community and media
Withholding evidence to insure outcome
Witness tampering: on and off duty police intimidation of principal witnesses to a D.A. subpoena
HR and superior Intimidation of officers
Cozy relationships between D.A’s and law enforcement
Claims of targeting, tracking, following, intimidating and electronically water boarding communications of officers, witnesses, families and alleged criminals without oversight to insure a solid prosecutorial win
Copying and pasting expedited police press releases without vetting the narrative(s).
Bias reporting of demographics, groups, organization and businesses.
Media keeping good rapport with law enforcement for the next big story even it requires compromising journalistic truth.
Sensationalizing a police press release without evidence base journalism for the sake of advertising revenue.
Provides valuable real-time training video footage for agencies and those in the mental health industry.
"It's Time To Normalize Body Camera Enforcement Not Officer-Involved-Shootings"
Body worn cameras as a matter of public record will provide A “bright line rule” precedent.
"A mental health crisis shouldn't be a death sentence, when mental health services is the moral and ethical alternative".
It's time for the Eau Claire County Sheriff, the current Under-Sheriff, and the District Attorney to be removed from office for a 2014 officer-involved shooting cover-up. The in-concert manufactured reporting and manipulation of community sentiment by detectives and supported by Eau Claire County to prosecute the incident is illegal under TITLE 18, U.S.C., SECTION 242. Deprivation of Rights Under the Color of Law.
The "Excited Utterance" and the "Depraved-Heart" actions by a Eau Claire County Sheriff's Deputy tells a "completely different" story and warrants an investigation by the United States Department Of Justice.