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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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Ind. cop strikes K-9 multiple times, placed on leave

A K-9 officer has been placed on administrative leave after a video capturing him striking his K-9 and lifting him by the leash was posted to YouTube.

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Video: Ind. cop strikes K-9 multiple times, placed on leave

A K-9 officer has been placed on administrative leave after a video capturing him striking his K-9 and lifting him by the leash was posted to YouTube - Full Story

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Md. officers to live-tweet prostitution sting

The department will live-tweet everything from arrests to suspect photos as they conduct a sting - Full Story

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Protestor arrested at military base thanks cops for professionalism

Russell De Young sent a heartfelt letter to the Hampton Police Department thanking them for their handling of the incident - Full Story

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NYPD's Twitter request for photos from public backfires

A request by the New York City Police Department has backfired — in a very public way - Full Story

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'Tweeting troopers' take citizens on digital ride-alongs

In an age where the world is hungry for information, the KHP formed the Tweeting Troopers as a way to share traffic warnings and tips - Full Story

Columns

#LEEDIR: Testing a new digital evidence file-sharing service for police Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

#LEEDIR: Testing a new digital evidence file-sharing service for police

The Large Emergency Event Digital Information Repository is an eyewitness photo and video platform that can be activated for free by law enforcement and relief agencies during a catastrophic incident - Full Story

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NM firefighter's police Facebook post under investigation

The firefighter joked on Facebook about police killing suspects.

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FF under investigation after post about police 'killing suspects'

The department has a social media policy and appropriate action will be taken after the investigation - Full Story



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Social Media for Cops Columnists

Police Liability and Litigation Police Liability and Litigation
with Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq.
Social Media & Law Enforcement Social Media & Law Enforcement
with Lauri Stevens