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Body Camera Action: Stamford Police Chasing a Pig!

Sometimes body camera footage strikes gold. In the video below we have Stamford Police Department trying to catch a pig with a garbage can. The pig leads law enforcement on a wild chase through people's backyards. The police department posted the following commentary on their Facebook page: "This little piggy went to the market, this little piggy stayed home...this little piggy ran away from the police".

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COVID-19 Videos From Around The World

#5 Empty Streets of Wuhan Videos like this came out in the earlier pandemic days. The quiet of the streets is eerie and so out of character for dense cities in China. #4 First Person Account of an NYC Doctor Fighting The Pandemic This sombre, personal, and real footage that puts us on the front lines documenting some of the measures being taken.#3 South Beach Police Dispersing The Crowd This is raw footage shot by someone on the ground captures the reality of the moment. “They’re taking people down right and left. This is mayhem, total mayhem!”#2 Indian Police Using Sticks to Punish Curfew Breakers We don’t condone violence, and the methods employed here seem pretty draconian by our Canadian...

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Creeps and Realtors: Safety of Women in Real Estate - Can a Body Camera Help?

Unlike scheduled house showings, with an Open House a woman can find herself alone in a secluded place with a complete stranger. Of course, the vast majority of people that we see every day are decent folks without nefarious motives, but if you’re going to be in the business long enough you will meet the 0.01% that aren’t. If you’re a woman in real estate it’s not a question of “if” you’re going to run into a creep with frightening motives, but rather a question of “when”.

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Filming Police in the US - Know Your Rights

Know your rights. If you live in the United States you have a constitutional right to photograph plainly visible public spaces. This includes police and government workers carrying out their duties so long as you are not interfering in them. Unfortunately there have been many instances where police officers get aggressive in the faces of cameras. Keep in mind that some states regulate audio under wiretapping laws (and since videos contain audio, it is treated differently than if you were to just photograph). This makes the situation a bit more complicated. Bust, most of these laws are dealing with protection of privacy and “bugging” of conversations and in most of the cases audio recordings of the police is legal. No court in...

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