Police On Camera: Surveillance, Privacy, And Accountability

October 19, 2020|
Police On Camera: Surveillance, Privacy, And Accountability by Bryce Clayton Newell
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Police body-worn cameras (BWCs) are at the cutting edge of policing. They have sparked important conversations about the proper role and extent of police in society and about balancing security, oversight, accountability, privacy, and surveillance in our modern world.Police on Cameraaddress the conceptual and empirical evidence surrounding the use of BWCs by police officers in societies around the globe, offering a variety of differing opinions from experts in the field.

The book provides the reader with conceptual and empirical analyses of the role and impact of police body-worn cameras in society. These analyses are complimented by invited commentaries designed to open up dialogue and generate debate on these important social issues. The book offers informed, critical commentary to the ongoing debates about the implications that BWCs have for society in various parts of the world, with special attention to issues of police accountability and discretion, privacy, and surveillance.

This book is designed to be accessible to a broad audience, and is targeted at scholars and students of surveillance, law and policy, and the police, as well as policymakers and others interested in how surveillance technologies are impacting our modern world and criminal justice institutions.

Bryce Clayton Newellis an Assistant Professor in the School of Journalism and Communication at the University of Oregon. His books includeSurveillance, Privacy and Public Space(2019) andPrivacy in Public Space(2017; both with Tjerk Timan & Bert-Jaap Koops).
Title:Police On Camera: Surveillance, Privacy, And AccountabilityFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:282 pages, 9.21 X 6.14 X 0 inShipping dimensions:282 pages, 9.21 X 6.14 X 0 inPublished:October 19, 2020Publisher:RoutledgeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1138342432

ISBN - 13:9781138342439

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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