Mayor Jacob Frey's Promise: Jacob Frey will amend MPD “policies to require that body cameras be activated earlier and remain activated longer”
Source of Promise
Campaign Website: Public Safety & Police Reform
Analysis of Promise
New body camera policies announced April 4, 2018, require officers to activate their body cameras earlier – at least two blocks before arriving at a scene – and policy violations can now result in discipline, ranging from suspension for failing to activate to termination for turning a camera off. Sources: MPR News, Star Tribune.