Number plate scanners and body cams for officers of the Federal Police Depar
Tue 16 May 2017, 18:02

The “Bundestag” passed a law allowing the Federal Police Department (Bundespolizei) the usage of body cams for their duty. Body cams shall enhance the security of police officers which are more and more subject of violent assaults. According to the current security situation, the Federal Police Department is also entitled to use number plate scanners in order to enhance the capabilities in cases where a danger is caused by a suspect being on the run.