Proposed Body Camera Bill Sheds Light on Open Record and Privacy Issues
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Iowa Public Information Board wants to see clearer legislation on public access to law enforcement body cameras. Right now, there is not a clear-cut answer on what police departments have to do with their body camera footage. The Iowa Public Information Board is proposing a bill to create a uniform law to increase how much and what kinds of body camera footage law enforcement agencies should release to the public.