Police departments across the country are now requiring officers to wear body cameras. But a study released in the District of Columbia found that the camera requirement for officers in D.C. has had no significant effect on reducing complaints against officers or police use of force.
Already known for its environmental activism, Arlington launched a plan last January to reduce the county’s carbon emissions by 10 percent. It involved everything from buying wind-generated electricity to installing fluorescent light bulbs. As the initiative approaches the one-year mark, we look at how it’s fared — and hear about a new measure to make the whole state of Virginia more environmentally savvy.
- Paul Ferguson Chairman, Arlington County Board
- Jay Fisette Member, Arlington County Board; President, Virginia Municipal League
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