Hackers are buying used body cameras on eBay and finding troves of video evidence.
The man crouched to the ground in a “fetal-like position” when officers pulled out their stun guns.
Police said she gained control of the officer's Taser and used it against him.
"You have got some issues," said the magistrate when the 18-year-old appeared in court.
Police tased a black man to death. His sister says video contradicts their account of what happened.
A Facebook executive and the sister of a black man tased to death by police near Silicon Valley last month said she’s seen video that contradicts officers’ accounts of the incident.
Cincinnati's use of force policy recommends officers avoid using Tasers on "individuals under the age of 7."
Researchers that officers wearing body cameras were no more or less likely to use force that those without body cameras.
Kenneth Lopera is the first Metropolitan Police Department cop to be charged with an officer-involved fatality in almost 30 years.
The company formerly known as TASER changed its name to Axon and is offering a free trial of its body cameras to every cop in America, but the plan raises alarming questions about the future of surveillance.
“There are no words to describe the impropriety of what this officer did,” a criminal lawyer told us.
The cameras are usually lauded as effective ways to prevent police brutality, discourage use of force, and facilitate prosecution if the officer is accused of wrongdoing.