Do police body cameras reduce use of force by the police?

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Yes, police body cameras do reduce use of force by the police. However, not all studies in this list for which we identified answers agree with this conclusion. We encourage you to consider each of the studies for yourself to understand why they differ and see if anyone criticized or reviewed a study.
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