Poll: Tennesseans support access to police body camera footage in cases of death/injury

The Tennessee Coalition for Open Government (TCOG) says more than 9 in 10 Tennesseans (92%) support public access to police body camera video when it records use of force that results in a citizen’s serious injury or death. That's according to a new poll by icitizen in collaboration with the Tennessee Coalition for Open Government. The support crosses partisan, age and regional lines.

TCOG says the results demonstrate strong citizen agreement that such video be disclosed to the public. Continue…