“We have to prove the veracity of these crimes first before we can do anything,” said a spokesman. “The DVD is on our radar screen and we’re looking into it. Until we’ve investigated we can’t tell who, if anyone, is criminally responsible.”
Criminal defense lawyers, however, say it is generally not criminal to record a crime and do nothing to stop it.
“No person has a duty to report a crime happening. ..,” said Ryan Blanch, a criminal defense attorney with the Blanch Law Firm PC.