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A video camera mounted inside a windshield and pointed outward, as to monitor the actions of police officers or to record accidents in order to determine insurance liability.

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Footage from the police's dashcam showed the patrol car pursuing the suspected stolen vehicle before it comes to a halt.
I'm especially keen to speak to anyone who has dashcam footage of the collision or either vehicle prior to it happening.
Dashcam video of a controversial police pat-down on a female Tennessee driver was released Tuesday.
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Anyone with information or dashcam footage of the crash, which happened at just before 8.
Police now want to trace the driver of the van and have appealed for anyone with information, any witnesses or anyone who may have dashcam footage, to get in touch.
Surrey Police want to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision, saw the car involved or has any dashcam footage.
If you were in the area between these times and have a dashcam please make contact with Central CID on 101 quoting Operation Access.
Officers are appealing for information - in particular for any dashcam footage other drivers may have.
Police are appealing for witnesses with dashcam footage after the one-vehicle incident near the Clarement Road junction yesterday.
I would ask other motorists who may have been in the area at the time to check any dashcam footage .
Luke Stanger Should watch my dashcam from yesterday coming up the M1.