Tag: Facebook

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Criminals and law enforcement officials are early adopters of new technologies and social media in particular in their battle to outwit each other. There are plenty of ways in which…

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What do the public like on police Facebook pages? A quick and dirty analysis suggests that success stories, police dogs and information about missing persons are most popular. Any police…

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Tweet I’ve written several times about the different uses that both criminals and law enforcement officials make of new technologies and social media in particular to outwit each other. This…

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Tweet This is the ninth in a series of posts based on the recent COMPOSITE report on police use of social media across Europe. Using social media to cut the cost…

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Tweet This is the eighth in a series of posts based on the recent COMPOSITE report on police use of social media across Europe.   Hold the front page Crime has…

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Tweet This is the second in a series of posts based on the recent COMPOSITE report on police use of social media across Europe. Social media as a source of…

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Tweet To ease us all into 2013, I thought it was time for another round up of bizarre social media and law enforcement stories; you can find more in the…

CJ policy exchange

Tweet This blog post is a straight plug to encourage readers to engage in a new initiative launched jointly by: Professor Paul Senior of Sheffield Hallam University who tweets as…

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Tweet I’ve written before about the, often ludicrous, ways in which criminals have advertised their crimes on social media and ended up being apprehended as a result. This week, three…

Facebook privacy

Tweet Probation officers use social media for many different reasons. Promoting the work of the service. Building alliances with local commissioners and other stakeholders. Discussing best practice around desistance etc…

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Tweet In the near future, will police officers be able to use their mobile phone to photograph you at the roadside and then instantly run your photo through a database…

social and safe

Tweet New technologies present new opportunities for law enforcement agencies to catch and prosecute criminals – from Smartphones that can report themselves stolen to the increasingly sophisticated police use of…

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