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The term "webcam" (a clipped compound) may also be used in its original sense of a video camera connected to the Web continuously for an indefinite time, rather than for a particular session, generally supplying a view for anyone who visits its web page over the Internet.Some of them, for example, those used as online traffic cameras, are expensive, rugged professional video cameras.
But in Ferguson, Mo., where a white police officer shot and killed a black, unarmed 18-year-old man on Aug. The police department, besieged by criticism and skepticism from Ferguson residents, has since added body cameras for its officers in hope of rebuilding its credibility, and many other U. police departments may not be far behind."I think it's inevitable," Greenville, N. "These cameras are going to change the way that police equip their officers."In the future, you're going to get your car, your gun, your badge, your radio — and your camera.When sent to a remote location, the video stream may be saved, viewed or on sent there.Unlike an IP camera (which connects using Ethernet or Wi-Fi), a webcam is generally connected by a USB cable, or similar cable, or built into computer hardware, such as laptops.(Raoul Rañoa)"You don't want to see videos of that uploaded to the Internet for titillation and gawking," he said.Video from dashboard cameras in police cars, a more widely used technology, has long been exploited for entertainment purposes.A police officer wears a body camera at a rally for Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.
Brown, an unarmed black man, was shot and killed by Ferguson police in August.
(It is not known how many agencies overall currently use body cameras.)"Unfortunately, you're seeing a lot of departments just sticking cameras on their officers without thinking through the policies very well," says Stanley, who supports police use of body cameras, but only with careful regulation.
Some observers have raised the possibility that such cameras would not only be used to review officer behavior — to potentially overbearing levels, if used to crack down on minor disciplinary infractions — but someday also may be used with facial-recognition technology the way many departments already use license-plate scanners."Are these cameras going to eventually be hooked up to these systems where cops can scan the street and pick out anybody's face or anybody's car to see if they have an outstanding warrant?
Internet users have posted dash-cam videos of arrests of naked women to You Tube, and TMZ sometimes obtains police videos of athletes and celebrities during minor or embarrassing traffic stops, turning officers into unwitting paparazzi.
Officers wearing body cameras could extend that public eye into living rooms or bedrooms, should a call require them to enter a private home.
" asked Trevor Timm, executive director of the Freedom of the Press Foundation and an analyst of surveillance and transparency issues.