OPMA and PRA Practice Tips and Checklists
MRSC, in partnership with the State Auditor's Local Government Performance Center, developed practical guidance and tools for local agencies on the Public Records Act (PRA) and the Open Public Meetings Act (OPMA).
Emerging Issue: Police Body Cameras in Washington State
These officer-activated cameras, which are small enough to clip to the officer’s uniform or sunglasses, can record audio and video of police interactions with the public, providing a record of events that goes well beyond the limited view provided by the more familiar dash-mounted vehicle cameras. But what are the benefits, and what have police departments done in Washington?