Body Worn Cameras

Reference: 

660

Request detail: 

Can you please provide me with the following information:

1.      Which departments in your Fire Brigade/Service use Body Worn Cameras (BWC)? Please include job roles.

2.      Is this part of a pilot programme or has the technology has been adopted on a permanent basis?

3.      How many BWCs has your Fire Brigade/Service purchased over the past 3 years and how many are deployed at any given time?

4.      Who is the portfolio lead for the purchase, deployment and maintenance of BWCs in your Fire Brigade/Service?

5.      Please confirm the procurement mechanism (tender or framework) which was utilised to procure the BWC’s and their associated software, and when the next tender process for BWC’s is expected to be re-tendered?

6.      If you do not currently have BWC’s, does your Fire Brigade/Service propose to introduce BWCs over the next 2 years?

7.      If your Fire Brigade/Service proposes to introduce BWC’s over the next 2 years, which departments will be provided with BWC’s?

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Please find our responses below. 1. Which departments in your Fire Brigade/Service use Body Worn Cameras (BWC)? Please include job roles. - We have not deployed body worn overt surveillance equipment at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. 2. Is this part of a pilot programme or has the technology has been adopted on a permanent basis? - N/A 3. How many BWCs has your Fire Brigade/Service purchased over the past 3 years and how many are deployed at any given time? - N/A 4. Who is the portfolio lead for the purchase, deployment and maintenance of BWCs in your Fire Brigade/Service? - N/A 5. Please confirm the procurement mechanism (tender or framework) which was utilised to procure the BWC’s and their associated software, and when the next tender process for BWC’s is expected to be re-tendered? - N/A 6. If you do not currently have BWC’s, does your Fire Brigade/Service propose to introduce BWCs over the next 2 years? - No 7. If your Fire Brigade/Service proposes to introduce BWC’s over the next 2 years, which departments will be provided with BWC’s? - N/A

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Saturday, 11 February, 2017

Responded: 

Monday, 20 February, 2017

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