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May 09, 2012
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Maine police recuit with video

Chief says more departments across the country are turning to social media to recruit new officers

WLBZ2.com

PORTLAND, Maine — The Portland Police Department is trying out a new recruiting approach.

The department produced a series of videos showcasing the kind of work Portland Police officers get to do on the job. The video is being shared over Facebook and YouTube.

Chief Michael Sauschuck says more departments across the country are turning to social media to recruit new officers. He believes the videos are a perfect way to show the best potential recruits why Portland is a great city to work for.

Full story: Portland Police recruiting with videos, social media






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