- Associated Press - Thursday, October 1, 2015

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - University of Arizona police officers will begin using body-worn cameras soon.

The department announced the purchase of 58 cameras during a meeting on Thursday.

KOLD-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1L84Fsj ) that each camera cost about $1,600 and that the department has been testing them out for the past two months.

Chief Brian Seastone said the cameras will help show a better representation of what officers encounter.

Information from: www.tucsonnewsnow.com

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