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.

What's The Best Way For Dealing With Online Harassment?

online-harassment
Online harassment, bullying, or stalking can happen for a variety of reasons, without any provocation from the victim. Common types or sources of online harassment incidents can include: Romantic partners who are going through either a separation or divorce Child custody matters Jealous ex-boyfriends, girlfriends, or spouses Harassment generated by...
Continue reading

Civilians Can Do Social Media Investigations, Too!

Civilians Can Do Social Media Investigations, Too!
Do you want to conduct your own social media investigations? Maybe you're curious what a family member is doing online, or what an employee is saying about you or the company. Whether you want to verify the validity of a website or social media account, or need to determine the activities of your teen daughter, this episode of The Law Enforcement Social Media Podcast and COPS on Blab is just for y...
Continue reading

Can Social Media Be Safe and Private? It Might Be With Frienedy

Safety and security on social media. Usually, we don't think about it until it's too late. We create an account on the most popular social media platforms, start typing away and posting pictures, and never think about who can see what. It's not until something scary or dangerous happens that we take a step back, and start panicking. When our children or teens encounter a dangerous episode online, ...
Continue reading

Cybersafety Tips, Questions and Answers for Parents of Teens

Cybersafety Tips, Questions and Answers for Parents of Teens
If you're the parent of a teen looking for some guidance, tips, and information about keeping your family safe online, then you should watch this video. It's an "easy read" as far as videos are concerned, as the law enforcement officers in this video share their knowledge, personal experience, and tips in a very relaxed and casual way. Hosted by Tony Moore, with guests Chris Meadows, Brett Shavers...
Continue reading
white_logo.png

Search