Body Worn Camera Footage Storage (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-03-25
Session date: 
March 25, 2015
Reference: 
2015/1166
Question By: 
Roger Evans
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How does the Metropolitan Police Service archive footage obtained by a body worn camera?

Answer

Answer for Body Worn Camera Footage Storage (1)

Answer for Body Worn Camera Footage Storage (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The MPS is currently piloting a cloud based Body Worn Video system. The footage is currently stored on live servers, however there is ongoing work looking at options for archiving footage, including the use of "glacial" storage for footage that is kept for longer than 7 years.