I’m all for respect towards “authority” – primarily because Law Enforcement, be it an overzealous officer, or State Attorney can do more to you than cause inconvenience.
This type of thing happens in every state, some, more than others perhaps. Louisiana has a particularly bad rap historically.
Ironic, how Chicago highlights Louisiana’s corrupt past in the above link… .
There are many, many examples nationwide – we hear about this type of abuse weekly, sometimes more often than that.
That’s why I installed one of these, for different but perhaps related reasons – in many instances, its awful good to have a record:
Then stick the unit on your windshield and forget about it… .
It can be wired for and set as always on-motion activated – without significant draw on your battery – but I have it set to come on with the ignition.
With a large micro SD card, I can get many many hours of recording and the unit overwrites itself from the beginning when the card is full.
And yes, you can record – even audio record – law enforcement in many states. At least in mine. Check your laws.
Here, on Amazon:
Video quality is good. Perhaps an update later on that.