The Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office plans on equipping the majority of its deputies with body cameras in the near future and the Tallahassee Police Department hopes to do the same. TPD has made a budget request for 400 body cameras, which the agency plans on making standard-issue equipment for all officers. The cost of those […]
A bill that would allow certain police body-camera footage to be kept from public view is facing criticism from Sunshine Law advocates and others who say it would defeat the very purpose of the devices. The legislation (SB 248), would make body-camera video exempt from public-records law when it is shot within a private residence, inside […]
The domestic battery case of Florida State University running back Karlos Williams started when FSU general counsel Carolyn Egan emailed a screenshot of a Facebook post to Tallahassee Police Chief Michael DeLeo Saturday. Click here to read the full story.