Anonymous probation Tweeter @poofficer on why he tweets (WIT#8)

[email protected] is a frontline probation officer who Tweets anonymously, mainly about the work he does with the offenders/clients he manages. He uses a Twitter profile picture of Zorro, the masked avenger.   Tweets by @PoOfficer Why I tweet I started tweeting around the time of the Public Enemies drama on BBC1 after being horrified that the public may actually believe this was realistic in terms of our engagement with offenders.  I wanted to get across …

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Probation steps out of the shadows

00000 I have long advocated the use of social media in general and Twitter in particular as a way for public services to raise awareness of what they actually do. Here Stephen Hallmark, better known in Twitter circles as @GMPTprobationpr, provides a great example in   #shadow4aday   A couple of months ago an exchange of tweets resulted in frontline probation staff challenging Probation Trust Chief Executives to see what their working day was really like. …

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