Many police cars are now equipped with recording systems, which can deter, document or rebut police misconduct during traffic stops.
Usually, the recordings have rebutted claims of police misconduct according to a 2004 study by the International Association of Chiefs of Police and Community Oriented Policing Service; In recent times, police departments have been trying to implement the body camera as a step to fixing misconduct.
In an effort to control police misconduct, there is an accelerating trend for civilian agencies to go beyond review to engage directly in investigations and to have much greater input into disciplinary decisions.
Police misconduct can lead to a miscarriage of justice and sometimes involves discrimination and or illegal motives of segregation combined as obstruction of justice.
According to a 2016 poll “Community Perceptions of Policing in Pasadena,” African Americans by far had the most negative perceptions of local police.
Seventy-percent of those polled said they believed police engaged in racial profiling.
Learning to be intimidating can also help you avoid being intimidated by others.
Each year, the grand jury decides which topics to investigate.