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Grenada police rolling out new body cameras

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He says the cameras will increase transparency.

Posted: Oct 23, 2018 11:03 AM

GRENADA, Miss. (WTVA) - The Grenada Police Department will begin its body cameras program this week.

“I am enthusiastic about our purchase of body cameras, and I believe they will be available evidentiary tool helping officers support events, actions and statements,” said Grenada Police Chief Garrett Hartley.

He says the cameras will increase transparency.

The city council budgeted this item as a way of giving additional protection to Grenada officers and citizens.

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