Firearms officers will start to wear cameras in an attempt "to increase transparency", the Metropolitan Police Commissioner has said.
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe made the announcement in the wake of the Mark Duggan inquest, saying:
"I want our officers to be able to be open when it comes to the investigations that follow these events. In pursuance of that we're going to ask them to wear video cams so we can record this type of incident."
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Mark Duggan's family have reacted angrily to the inquest conclusion that he was lawfully killed when he was shot by police in 2011.
Mark Duggan was lawfully killed when he was shot dead by a police marksman in 2011, a jury has found.