Civil Rights Lawyers Plan to Challenge New York’s Body-Camera Program

"Harlan Yu, a principal at Upturn, a consulting firm that evaluates police body-camera policies on a range of measures, agreed.

“Being the largest department in the country, they have the opportunity here to be leaders on policy,” Mr. Yu said. Instead, he added, the department chose guidelines that “tend to favor the department and its officers and not rules of the road and safeguards that will protect the community when cameras are used.”"