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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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Cops have fewer rights than criminals

Cops have fewer rights than criminals

What do police officers need to know about the 1st and 4th Amendment rights of public employees? From reader comments to articles I've published, one thing is clear: There's confusion amongst the ranks. - Full Story

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Ariz. cop's demotion over Obama Facebook pic upheld

City leaders said his actions brought embarrassment to the Police Department and to the city - Full Story

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Why cops have fewer rights than criminals Val Van Brocklin - Cop Gumbo

Why cops have fewer rights than criminals

What do police officers need to know about the 1st and 4th Amendment rights of public employees? - Full Story

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Case law on public employees' 1st and 4th Amendment rights Val Van Brocklin - Cop Gumbo

Case law on public employees' 1st and 4th Amendment rights

As I had said in my column on criminals having more rights that cops, when it comes to free speech, protesters can burn the American flag and call the Pres... - Full Story

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Video: Closer look at first police video chat system

Redwood City Police officers on desk duty stand by and wait for callers - Full Story

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Pot arrests made easy as #stoners 'turn selves in' online

Pot arrests made easy as #stoners 'turn selves in' online

Australian police are finding it easier to crack down on illegal marijuana possession - Full Story

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Va. chief: Facebook is rumor control for police

Police departments are learning to put their own spin on the news - Full Story

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Cop suspended for 'liking' firefighter's Facebook post

Facebook post regarded an incident involving a 2-year-old being hit by a car - Full Story

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Twitter becomes terrorists' new propaganda machine

Internet makes it easier for insurgents to make themselves look like winners - Full Story



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