To understand whether the introduction of body-worn video has an effect on officers or subjects, in particular whether participants will succumb to the observer effect.
Police Officer - Response Constables and Sergeants.
Basic RCT comparing treatment group to control group across the entirety of Nottinghamshire Response Officers. Will include surveys and focus groups to identify patterns that are more difficult to measure.
Body Worn Video Cameras: A Gimmick or a Real Advancement in Terms of Systems Thinking in Policing?