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.

Are You a Social Media Master?

Social Media Master
Regardless if you are going to use social media as a person, or a department, you are required to do it right. Notice I wrote "required" as opposed to "you should." The reason why I wrote it that way is that I have seen too many people who think they know what they're doing on social media, only to screw it up, and then not realize the significance...
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Facebook Page Tactic: Live News Release

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One thing is for sure about the people who use social media and follow your department's Facebook page; They don't have the "social time" to read news releases which are written for the news media. Too many times, we see departments still writing their news releases in a manner for the newsroom editor, and not for the public. People want real, auth...
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Your #LESM Social Media Strategy for 2018 - Episode 70

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In this episode of the Law Enforcement Social podcast, Tim Burrows from The Police Podcast is joining us in the studio for a special crossover episode. Tim is a retired police officer, cyber safety expert, and a social media consultant for law enforcement. After his retirement, he has made it his focus to helping government and law enforcement to c...
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Facebook Live, Now On A Computer Near You

Facebook Live, Now On A Computer Near You
Tired of streaming to Facebook Live with your mobile device? Now you don't have to. You can now use Facebook Live from your computer.  No mobile device required.  What does this mean for LESM you ask? Not much.  It's not a game changer, but it is another option for you when creating your live stream strategy for your Facebook Li...
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© LawEnforcement Social LLC 2017

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Facebook Photos and Videos

Facebook Photos and Videos
In this episode, Marc and Mike discuss some tricks for using photos and videos in your posts on Facebook. You'll get greater reach and engagement when you follow what they suggest. Many of us in the law enforcement profession do not have the luxury of paying to promote our content on Facebook. If you stay on top of the latest news and info in socia...
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© 2016 LawEnforcement.Social

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Facebook Instant Reply And Messenger Templates, Episode 33

Facebook Instant Reply And Messenger Templates, Episode 33
Facebook Instant Reply Facebook Instant reply is a new feature that allows Page owners to create, save and then use custom, canned messages when communicating with people through Facebook Messaging.  This new addition will help law enforcement agencies that are not able to monitor their page 24 hours a day to send an immediate message to someone .  By creating this message, you are still...
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