By Erica Goode
The International Herald Tribune
ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Trey Economidy, a police officer in Albuquerque, New Mexico, realizes that he should have thought harder before listing his occupation on his Facebook profile as ''human waste disposal.''
After he was involved in a fatal on-duty shooting in February, a local television station dug up the Facebook page. Officer Economidy was placed on desk duty, and last month the Albuquerque Police Department announced a new policy to govern officers' use of social networking sites.
NM cop learns risks of social media, Facebook the hard way