Va. chief: Facebook is rumor control for police
Police departments are learning to put their own spin on the news
By Zachary Reid
Richmond Times Dispatch
RICHMOND, Va. — The fragmented world of information dissemination is taking a literal turn toward law and order.
Police departments across the country and beyond are learning how to put their own spin on the news they create, and for three days this week, dozens of those departments are in downtown Richmond learning the tricks of the trade.
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