The Cedar Falls Police Department began their fundraising for new body cameras 12 days ago and are already past the halfway mark.

The Cedar Falls Police Department has received a great amount of support from the public in in their fundraising effort to purchase body cameras for every officer. Sixty-three individual donors have given $19,000.00 in the 12 days that the fundraising effort has existed. CFPD estimates the cost of 40 body cameras to be approximately $30,000.00.

“On behalf of every member of our organization, I would like to thank all of those who have donated to this effort and everyone who has shown acts of gratitude to our team over the last few months. These donations will help us to purchase an important and necessary tool that helps to protect our dedicated officers and the Cedar Falls community.”  Craig R. Berte - Assistant Police Chief

Cedar Falls Police