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Police Departments Consider Videotaping Interrogations

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Police Departments Consider Videotaping Interrogations

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Police Departments Consider Videotaping Interrogations

Police Departments Consider Videotaping Interrogations

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Many police departments across the country begin videotaping interrogations of murder suspects. Supporters say videotaping protects suspects' rights and safety while preventing coerced confessions; others argue it compromises investigations and changes how police do their work. NPR's David Schaper reports.

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