Body Cameras

Body Camera Policy

It is the policy of the Gloucester County Sheriff's Office / Corrections Division to utilize body worn video / audio cameras to assist agency personnel in the performance of their duties by providing an accurate and unbiased recorded account of any incidents. The policy also enhances transparency and accountability which reinforces community trust.

All sworn personnel wearing / utilizing a body worn camera are required to use the equipment consistent with the manufactures' guidelines and policy and procedures in line with the New Jersey Attorney General Directives.

Body Cam DevicesType of Cameras

The Gloucester County Sheriff's Office / Corrections Division utilizes Vievu LE4 and LE5 body worn cameras. The body worn cameras are worn on the outside of the departmental uniform shirt in the center of the chest.

Areas Patrolled

Currently Gloucester County Sheriff Officers are not required to wear body worn cameras, and do not, only Corrections Officers currently wear body worn cameras. There are video recorded surveillance systems in most of the facilities patrolled by the Sheriff's Office, i.e.:

  • Gloucester County Court House
  • Gloucester County Justice Complex
  • Gloucester County Probation Office
  • Gloucester County Social Services Office