Body Cameras create burden for Rural Oregon
by Rep. Bill Post
This is one of the many reasons why I was not in favor of and in fact voted against HB 2571 the “body camera” bill. This is a well written article on the troubles that this will create for rural police. As I said in the bills hearing, “this is a Portland issue”. Leave Rural Oregon out!
“The Linn County Circuit Court system, including judges, prosecutors and defense attorneys, is facing an increased workload because of an influx of video evidence from body-worn and dashboard cameras, officials”