body cameras

In recent years, a series of controversial police-involved shootings have led to calls for greater police accountability through the use of body cameras.

The Tallahassee Police Department is inviting residents to a series of forums about body cameras.

Governor Rick Scott has signed a body-camera related bill into law. But, while it has the support of Florida law enforcement groups, others continue to have reservations.

Scott Signs Bills On Body Cameras, Dental Care

Mar 28, 2016
Daylina Miller/Health News Florida

Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday signed 34 bills into law, including a measure that will require standards for the use of police body cameras and a plan that could lead to revamping dental care in the Medicaid program.

Scott Ready To Take On Action On Stack Of Bills

Mar 23, 2016

It's time for Gov. Rick Scott to have his say.

Scott during the next four days will take action on more than 100 bills passed during this year's legislative session, including a proposal to expand regulations on abortion clinics and a measure that would allow terminally ill patients to have access to medical marijuana.