The Law Enforcement Social Media Blog

The authoritative resource for news and information about law enforcement social media. From Facebook and Twitter to YouTube and Nixle, we discuss social media and its use as the ultimate community policing tool.

Online Fraud, Cheats and Liars. Protect and Prosecute

On this special episode of the Law Enforcement Social Podcast and COPS on Blab, we were joined by none other than the Streaming Lawyer, Mitch Jackson.  Mitch is a friend to the show and we are happy to have him on.  Mitch is not just a lawyer, but he is a well-known figure in the social media community. Listen or watch the show to learn how to be safe online and avoid online chats, frauds, and lia...

How To Get Sued Over Your Social Media Content

On this episode of The Law Enforcement Social Media Podcast and COPS on Blab, we discussed the legalities of the visual content we use in social media. Everyone, regardless if you are in the law enforcement community or not, uses copy, video, images and infographics in the content they publish for their communities, fans and followers. Our guest on this episode is not only a personal manager for m...

Forfeited By The Police; The First Amendment

This article's content has been updated since it's original publication date of October 17, 2014.   When you’re a police officer, you are held to a higher standard. You were explained that in the police academy, and you gladly accepted it. You were happy to merely have a law enforcement job, right? If you think it’s unfair, then you should probably find another line of work. If...


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