Social media sites change investigation methods

Some criminals are posting about the crimes they commit, others post false leads

By Lisa Brinker
The Peru Tribune

INDIANA — Technology is changing how police get information for investigations.

Facebook, Twitter and many other social media sites have become a new source of information for investigating police, according to Sergeant Tony Slocum, Indiana State Police.

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