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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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February 21, 2011

Facebook threats aimed at Ind. cops, wives

Ind. police department receives threats online - Full Story
February 19, 2011

Facebook posts add to Dallas cop's troubles

"I threw my boot at him, Jerry Springer style, and nailed him in the face," Cpl. Cat Lafitte wrote on Facebook this week - Full Story
February 18, 2011

Houston Chief: Please stop harassing my officers

"Rhetoric can give someone a free pass to assault a police officer or kill a police officer and I'm not going to allow that" - Full Story
February 14, 2011

Ore. driver films speedometer at 140 mph, gets arrested

He said he was videotaping his speedometer as well as his arrest so that he could post the video to YouTube - Full Story
January 27, 2011

Crime Stoppers marks 30 years of taking tips

3 decades, 27,500 tips, and 7,000 cases solved - Full Story
January 21, 2011

Calif city rejects DUI Facebook shaming

Councilman wanted to shame people into changing their behavior, but the Police Department opposed the move - Full Story
January 18, 2011

Calif. PD considers Facebook 'shaming' of drunken drivers

A councilman said he thought the Facebook list could serve as a "sort of public shaming for those who drive drunk" - Full Story
January 14, 2011

Video: LA cop explains Golden Globes security

Fans and celebrities will descend upon the venue Sunday - Full Story
January 14, 2011

Video: Cops investigate female brawl in Fla.

They have developed several leads and also may have important vehicle information - Full Story
January 13, 2011

Amber Alerts for missing kids come to Facebook

Facebook users in all 50 states can now sign up to receive Amber Alerts in their region - Full Story

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