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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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7-year-old boy on mission to thank every NYPD officer

The child is visiting every precinct to show his gratitude - Full Story

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Attorney: LA cops who fatally shot man feared ambush related to Instagram video

An attorney for two officers that fatally shot a man said they were on high alert after a gun-wielding social media post - Full Story

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Ex-lieutenant fired over gorilla Facebook post plans appeal in NJ

An investigation was launched after a citizen sent police a screenshot of the Facebook post in July - Full Story

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LAPD: 90s Rap group posted video of gun flashed near officer

Police said in a statement that the video posted on Instagram was intended as entertainment and not a threat - Full Story

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Photo: Fla. deputy and daughter have a tea party

A photo going viral shows the softer side of law enforcement - Full Story

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Dunkin' Donuts employee writes 'Black Lives Matter' on RI cop's coffee

The officer received the message on his cup of coffee after an employee was rude to him - Full Story

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W.Va. officials: social media key in albino deer kill case

The post was shared by thousands and viewed by many more and generated information that helped solve the case - Full Story

Exclusives

Why (and how) police leaders should build the agency’s brand on Twitter

Why (and how) police leaders should build the agency’s brand on Twitter

Twitter should be appreciated as a tool to quickly and concisely relay useful information on important topics — it costs nothing, requires only a few minutes each day, and can pay tremendous dividends. - Full Story

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Viral video: Armed Instagram user stalks Calif. cop

Viral video: Armed Instagram user stalks Calif. cop

A video posted on Instagram shows a man armed with a gun filming a cop - Full Story

Columns

Why (and how) police leaders should build the agency’s brand on Twitter John Vanek - Task Force Leadership

Why (and how) police leaders should build the agency’s brand on Twitter

Twitter should be appreciated as a tool to quickly and concisely relay useful information on important topics — it costs nothing, requires only a few minutes each day, and can pay tremendous dividends - Full Story



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