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Social Media for Cops

Social Media for Cops

In the Social Media for Cops section you’ll find news reports and expert articles dealing with all things social media. Facebook and Twitter are being used by officers to connect with each other, with the public, and with departments around the world, sometimes for fun and other times to help solve crimes.
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April 05, 2012

Ariz. bill against 'annoying' online to get change

Words that someone could view as 'annoying' or 'offensive' on Facebook or Twitter could be deemed a criminal offense - Full Story
March 31, 2012

Calif. police honored for outstanding service

Det. Jonathan Sampson was named Police Officer of the Year for his professionalism and high quality work - Full Story
March 29, 2012
UK cop says 'Facebook car' used to break up online arguments

UK cop says 'Facebook car' used to break up online arguments

A blog post details how officers reportedly drive around all day to listen to and log Facebook complaints - Full Story
March 22, 2012
Felonbook.com gives criminals a social network of their own

Felonbook.com gives criminals a social network of their own

The anonymous creator calls himself Mr. X (con) - Full Story
March 20, 2012

Facebook's role in police investigations is growing

Actions raise debate on privacy rights, outdated laws - Full Story
March 20, 2012

Fla. man: Police threat tweet a 'misunderstanding'

Man says says he's never been to New York or attended an Occupy event - Full Story
March 19, 2012

Video: Baltimore police launch daily newscast

Each episode will stream live and talk about significant arrests and acts of violence - Full Story
March 19, 2012

'Kill a cop or two' tweet after Occupy protest probed

A message by an apparent protester said they won't make a difference if they don't kill a cop or two - Full Story
March 12, 2012

Ferrari driver posts speeding video to YouTube, faces jail

Disapproving YouTube viewers called police about a boastful video - Full Story
March 12, 2012
Md. student posts campus rampage threat online

Md. student posts campus rampage threat online

Suspect said he would 'kill enough people to make it to national news' - Full Story



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