Statement from Mayor Madden on Troy Police Body Camera Grant Award from State Attorney General

Statement from Mayor Madden on Troy Police Body Camera Grant Award from State Attorney General

For Immediate Release
December 20, 2018

Statement from Mayor Madden on Troy Police Body Camera Grant Award from State Attorney General

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TROY, NY – Mayor Patrick Madden has issued the following statement regarding a recent grant award to the City of Troy Police Department for the implementation of a body camera program from the New York State Attorney General’s office:

“The Troy Police Department has continued to embrace new technologies to address the rapidly-changing environment and challenges of modern policing. With the assistance of the State Attorney General’s office, the department is positioned to move forward with the deployment of body cameras to assist our officers in their daily responsibilities while increasing transparency and strengthening the trust between the community and the department. We extend our thanks to the State Attorney General’s office for their financial assistance in making this program possible in our community.”

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