Search

Archives

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.
Mike Bires

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. Watch Now   Hosted by Tony Moore, with guests Chris Meadows...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
1844 Hits
0 Comments
Mike Bires

This Week's Guest On COPS on BLAB: Sgt. Tim Burrows

This Week's Guest On COPS on BLAB: Sgt. Tim Burrows
This Thursday, October 15th, 2015, at 8 p.m. P/T, Sergeant Tim Burrows (Retired) will be joining our BLAB and Episode 21 of The Law Enforcement Social Media Podcast. About Tim Tim is one of the founding fathers of law enforcement social media, having spent 25 years as a police officer with the last several years of his career spent leading the charge for law enforcement to adapt social media ...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
2541 Hits
0 Comments
Mike Bires

We Take The Show To BLAB

We Take The Show To BLAB
Click the play button below to listen to the podcast version In this episode of The Law Enforcement Social Media Podcast, Arlen, Marc and I took the show onto the new live video streaming service called BLAB. We had a great time actually fielding some live questions, and had some cameo appearances by Deputy Tony Moore of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department , and Mr. Jon "Mitch" Jackson, an...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
1489 Hits
0 Comments
Marc Marty

If This Then That. How IFTTT can work for you?

If This Then That. How IFTTT can work for you?
  In episode 19 of the Law Enforcement Social Media podcast we talk about If This Then That and how it can work for you.   What is IFTTT?  IFTTT gives you creative control over the products and apps you love. What are Recipes? Recipes are simple connections between products and apps. There are two types of Recipes: DO Recipes and IF Recipes. DO Recipes DO Recipes run with just a tap...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
1320 Hits
0 Comments
Mike Bires

Check Out Latergramme and Some Tips For Instagram Users

Check Out Latergramme and Some Tips For Instagram Users
In Episode 18 of The Law Enforcement Social Media Podcast , we talk about a program to make your use and effectiveness of Instagram better, and we talk some Instagram basics.   Listen Now...   Latergramme Latergramme helps you manage your Instagram content and the scheduling of pictures from one place.  You can upload images from your computer, collaborate on your posts, manage one ...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
1727 Hits
0 Comments
Mike Bires

Cleaning Photos, Suicide Prevention and The ReThink App

Cleaning Photos, Suicide Prevention and The ReThink App
In this episode of The Law Enforcement Social Media Podcast, Arlen Castillo discusses her favorite apps for cleaning photos, we discuss some good resources and tips for suicide prevention posts on social media, and we interview an awesome teen who’s making a difference in the fight against cyber bullying. Cleaning Photos So what is cleaning photos? This is a term we use around here for making sure...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
2613 Hits
0 Comments