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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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Police track down, arrest Fla. woman for viral photo of dog with mouth taped shut

The photo made its rounds on social media with the caption, "this is what happens when you don''t shut up" - Full Story

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Wash. police use 'Star Wars' PSA to fight the 'dark side of theft'

The viral video encourages the community to report any suspicious behavior - Full Story

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San Francisco's 'Hot Cop' arrested in hit-and-run

San Francisco's 'Hot Cop' arrested in hit-and-run

The officer gained attention last year when residents began posting pictures and articles about him on social media - Full Story

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Ore. officer removed from patrol after tweet about Black Lives Matter

Officer John Hurlman, a 24-year bureau veteran, removed the post from his Twitter feed - Full Story

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Ejected football fan sends 20 dozen doughnuts to university police

Ejected football fan sends 20 dozen doughnuts to university police

Two-hundred-forty doughnuts — every one of them covered in coconut — raised suspicions among officers - Full Story

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Son of accused child rapist, murderer threatens Ky. police after father's arrest

The father was booked on murder and kidnapping charges after DNA evidence linked him to the death of a 7-year-old - Full Story

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Pulse of Policing: The seismic challenges facing today's PDs (and how to overcome them) Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

Pulse of Policing: The seismic challenges facing today's PDs (and how to overcome them)

Law enforcement leaders are now faced with seemingly impossible tasks, and yet they are accomplishing those things despite difficult conditions - Full Story

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Photo: Slain Colo. trooper's baby a stark reminder of dangers of policing

The photo posted by the sheriff's department warns Facebook fans what can happen after a 'few beers' - Full Story

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Video: Police detain man swinging samurai sword at NY Apple store

A video posted on social media appeared to show the man swinging a sword while walking on a staircase - Full Story



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