(Silver Spring, MD, Tuesday, November 27, 2018) – A gripping new series called BODY CAM is taking viewers on the ultimate ride-along, providing an eyewitness look at the life-or-death instant decisions of policework, as told by officers’ own body camera footage.
Offering an immersive portrayal of life on the streets, BODY CAM, from Investigation Discovery, engages a unique storytelling technique combining the body camera footage with first-hand accounts to virtually place viewers in harrowing moments as the suspense builds and the tension rises.
Each episode tells multiple stories of those who vowed to protect and serve in unflinching detail, offering viewers their own personal perspective of officers in life-threatening circumstances. From domestic disputes to ambushes and traffic stops gone dangerously awry, BODY CAM profiles just how quickly seemingly routine situations can escalate into tragic altercations.
The unfiltered and heart pounding 10-part series BODY CAM premieres on Tuesday, November 27 at 10:00 p.m. ET/9:00 p.m. CT on Investigation Discovery.
Each story in BODY CAM transports the viewer headfirst into the reality of law enforcement, seeing the world as they see it from the moment they get the call from dispatch. Between body camera and dashcam footage, dispatch and radio transmissions with additional officers on scene, viewers get a completely authentic, front-row seat as the pursuit intensifies.
Each story weaves interviews with responding officers throughout to provide critical context to their decisions and to provide a raw understanding of the aftershocks of the drama. At the conclusion of each story, emotional interviews with those who lived through the events provide additional insight to the life-changing, sometimes tragically fatal, moments.
For a video clip of the show, visit the following link. As a warming, the video is jarring and graphic: https://www.investigationdiscovery.com/tv-shows/body-cam/full-episodes/body-cam-sneak-peek