Monday, June 17, 2019
KCPD WANTS EPIC DASH CAM CASH!!!
More local money for survillance needed . . .
KCPD asking city for $7.2 million for new dash cameras for police cruisers
Kansas City police officers have access to more than 300 vehicles with dash camera capabilities, and the systems are nearly obsolete.
KCPD Chief Richard Smith told police commissioners last week these cameras were purchased in 2007, and Coban, the manufacturer, isn't making parts for them anymore. Chief Smith told the Kansas City Police Board new cameras will cost $7.2 million, money that isn't in the police department budget.
Developing . . .