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.
The NYPD's investigation into Facebook comments on a page about the West Indian Day Parade raises a constitutional free speech issue about whether officers should watch what they say, online and off. - Full Story
The latest incident in what seems to be a growing trend of citizens donning superhero outfits and trying to fight crime had a trio of teenagers arrested. Dressed as Batman and the Flash, they pretended to be young girls online and set up meetings with potential sexual predators. - Full Story