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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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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

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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

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IACP survey: How do cops use social media?

81.1 percent of the agencies surveyed use social media - Full Story

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Sample police department social media policies

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

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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

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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

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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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Facebook flames spark real-world stabbing

Facebook flames spark real-world stabbing

Should the cops patrol social networks to anticipate potential violence in the real world? - Full Story

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Conn. man says cop swiped his sex tapes

He says the officer forwarded sexually explicit videos that were on his confiscated cell phone - Full Story

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Cops on the Internet: Make haste slowly

By PoliceOne Staff This is not your grandfather’s Facebook. Nor is Twitter the same as when I was... - Full Story



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