HARBOUR officers working in Emsworth will be trialling the use of body-worn cameras.
Chichester Harbour Conservancy Officers will use the equipment on operations in Bosham too.
The use of the body-worn cameras is to ensure the health, safety and welfare of employees which the organisations said are occasionally exposed to aggressive and/or abusive behaviour.
Officers will not operate covert cameras and the camera will only be switched on during a specific incident including investigating an offence or during an incident of conflict or aggression.
Individuals will be alerted to the operation of all overt surveillance cameras by the officer.