State Police in rare company on non-use of cameras


NEW YORK (WIVB)– The New York State Police Department is behind other organizations when it comes to camera use.

The state police are one of five state law enforcement agencies not to have dashboard cameras.

State police say they did have vehicles outfitted with cameras in the past.

They say they could not afford to maintain or upgrade the equipment. State police also do not have body cameras.

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