Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Social Media for Cops  > Columns > Page 4
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.
Main News Columns Videos Photos
April 05, 2013
The Fallen Project: A documentary honoring officers Ken Hardesty - Excellence in Training

The Fallen Project: A documentary honoring officers

Sergeant Tom Marchese is leading a small group of working cops to make a two-hour feature film paying homage to America’s police officers killed in the line of duty - Full Story
March 29, 2013
4 ways officers can stay safe on Facebook Loraine Burger - Perspectives on Policing

4 ways officers can stay safe on Facebook

At this year’s SMILE Conference, Officer Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department addressed the struggles officers have with technology ethics - Full Story
January 18, 2013
Speed, accuracy, social media, and 'the news' Lance Eldridge - All Law Enforcement is Local

Speed, accuracy, social media, and 'the news'

In the case of Sandy Hook, social media technology compounded the scope — and the whopping number — of reporters' errors in the lemming rush to 'break' a news story - Full Story
January 10, 2013
Facebook Forum: What are your career goals for 2013? P1 Community - The Question

Facebook Forum: What are your career goals for 2013?

We asked our Facebook Fans for their response to the question “What have you set as your 2013 goals... - Full Story
December 28, 2012
2012 in Review: 12 lasting impressions Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

2012 in Review: 12 lasting impressions

To say that this has been a difficult year is an understatement of impossible proportion - Full Story
December 18, 2012
Risky business: Law enforcement and social media Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

Risky business: Law enforcement and social media

Part one of a two-part series - Full Story
November 05, 2012
Put to the vote: Fla. community has say on squad car designs Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Put to the vote: Fla. community has say on squad car designs

The Ocala (Fla.) PD has engaged the community in a creative and compelling fashion, and by all accounts, the effort was very successful - Full Story
October 10, 2012
How agencies are using social media to manage crisis response Leischen Stelter - Education Issues in Public Safety

How agencies are using social media to manage crisis response

Responding quickly — both physically and via social media — can help instill public confidence that the police are aware of, and responding to, an alleged crime in your jurisdiction - Full Story
October 02, 2012
Survey: Citizens want cops on Facebook Hayley Hudson - Stories from the Beat

Survey: Citizens want cops on Facebook

In results released at IACP, respondents said they're only minimally informed of local police activities - Full Story



PoliceOne Offers

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Social Media for Cops Columnists

Police Liability and Litigation Police Liability and Litigation
with Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq.
The Question The Question
with P1 Community