The Police Media Relations topic page gives PIOs or other department spokespeople the tools and techniques - from media training to Facebook and social media tips - to increase your effective communications with various media entities and help to shape the public’s perception of its cops.
The pioneering police reality television show "Cops" will be riding along with boys in blue of the San Jose Police Department starting Tuesday night, kicking off a 10-week filming stretch. It marks the first time in 26 years of the show's odes to law enforcement that the country's 10th largest city will be featured.
An L.A. tour bus found itself stuck in the middle of a police standoff - and despite the armed officers and cruisers blocking Sunset Blvd, many tourists couldn't believe that the standoff was real. It is Hollywood, after all.