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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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Boy battling cancer asks for birthday cards from police

Boy battling cancer asks for birthday cards from police

Tyler Seddon is about to turn 7 and would like cards from his favorite first responders - Full Story

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Photo: Omaha cop bombarded with Valentine's cards

It was revealed that Sgt. Brian Smith had never received a valentine, so Omaha PD changed that - Full Story

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Roll Call: Off-duty cop kills robber, Widow fights for ballistic glass

Roll Call: Off-duty cop kills robber, Widow fights for ballistic glass

This week, we recap the police chief that wants his officers tweeting at crime scenes, a widow's fight for ballistic glass in squads, a reserve officer punished for carrying on school grounds, and more. (PoliceOne Image) Watch

Videos

Biker taunts Texas police with extreme video

Alberto Rodriguez posted the video to his Facebook with the caption, 'Catch me if you can'.

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Biker taunts Texas police with extreme video

Alberto Rodriguez posted the video to his Facebook with the caption, 'Catch me if you can' - Full Story

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Ga. sheriff calls off Valentine's Day for safety

Oconee County's sheriff on Wednesday delayed Valentine's Day for people who have been trapped by the ice storm - Full Story

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Calif. police use Pinterest board for stolen items

Through the Pinterest online bulletin board, police officers are uploading photos of recovered goods - Full Story

Columns

You know you've been working dispatch too long when… P1 Community - The Question

You know you've been working dispatch too long when…

Between the 'regular' callers, the inaudible mumblers, the complete lack of useful information-givers, and the... - Full Story

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Dallas chief wants officers tweeting from crime scenes

Dallas Police Chief David Brown wants police officers to operate with social media in mind.

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Dallas chief wants officers tweeting from crime scenes

Dallas Police Chief David Brown wants police officers to operate with social media in mind - Full Story



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