Archive for the 'Vievu body-held cameras' Category

USA – Sonoma County, California: Task force reviews [AXON and VIEVU] cameras tested by deputies (2014-03-25)

Posted on March 25 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: City Council debates deploying VIEVU and TASER body-held cameras (AXON), to “strike a balance between privacy concerns (mainly of police) and recording relevant interactions between police and citizens”. VIEVU downloads to a local server, AXON to the site at the TASER corporation, costing about half the price of VIEVU (but paying […]

USA – Ex Cop: Everyone Behaves Better When They’re on Video [Vievu body-cameras] (2014-03-24)

Posted on March 24 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Vievu is one major competitor of TASER’s AXON on-body camera system. The is the Vievu perspective. Body cameras present the potential benefit of keeping police accountable, they also present a risk of invading civilians’ privacy, and the ACLU considers the privacy concerns could be dealt with. “Everyone behaves better when they’re on […]