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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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January 10, 2011

Poll: Your department’s social media policy

In developing a social media policy for your department, what do you consider to be the best answer to... - Full Story
January 07, 2011

NM police website tracks crime

The website links businesses through the Internet with ADPS, alerting them to crimes being committed in the community - Full Story
January 06, 2011

Video: St. Louis PD investigates filmed 'beating'

A YouTube video surfaced showing a city officer hitting a man with his nightstick - Full Story
January 04, 2011

Video: Dog iPhone app helps cops catch burglar

Footage of the robbery was aired on a local news affiliate, which helped police arrest the intruder - Full Story
December 30, 2010

Video: Denver cops produce online TV series

The series of YouTube videos are aimed at educating the public about the daily life of cops - Full Story
December 29, 2010

IACP survey: How do cops use social media?

81.1 percent of the agencies surveyed use social media - Full Story
December 29, 2010

Sample police department social media policies

These examples give you a look into how various departments have structured their approach - Full Story
December 21, 2010

Facebook argument turns into police chase

The girl and her mother sent a threatening text message and then showed up armed with a gun - Full Story
December 08, 2010

Calif. man caught selling mushrooms on Craigslist

The Humboldt County Sheriff's deputies saw a Craigslist ad offering "shrooms cyanescens," featuring pictures of illegal mushrooms - Full Story
December 02, 2010

Seattle police to tweet stolen car descriptions

Will publish the color, year, make, model, body style and license plate numbers - Full Story



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