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Police Academy training open to media Thursday at 8 a.m.

Personal Camera (14 of 30) Personal Camera (30 of 30)

Above, left: Det. Bill Silver demonstrates a “body cam,” which is attached to his glasses
and streaming to his phone. Right: The AXON-Flex on-officer camera kit.

SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department will issue on-officer cameras to the 15 recruits of Recruit Class #132 Thursday morning at 8 a.m.

With this round of deployment, SLCPD will have 95 body cameras in the field. The goal is to equip the 250 officers who primarily serve in a first-responder capacity, which includes patrol, motor and bike officers.

Reporters interested in seeing the latest deployment of “body-cams” — the AXONFlex on-officer camera — are invited to attend.

WHO: SLCPD Recruit Class #132
WHAT: Receive on-officer cameras, training
WHEN: 8 a.m. Thursday, January 9, 2014
WHERE: Pioneer Precinct, Classroom A
  1040 W. 700 S.
  Salt Lake City, UT 84114