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‘It doesn’t replace community policing’: Transparency advocates support new police contract paired with enhanced protocols, engagement

Behind each Fort Worth police officer is thousands of dollars in technology. Tasers, body cameras and other equipment have been provided to the department by Axon Enterprise, formerly known as Taser, since 2004. Now, department leaders are pushing City Council members to consider a $71.8 million deal to secure the technology for the next 12 […]