Tweeting Crime: Law Enforcement Adapts To Social Media

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Lauri Stevens, founder, LAwS Communications
Dawn Keating, police specialist, Real Time Crimes Center Intelligence Unit at the Cincinnati Police Department
Heidi Moore, U.S. finance and economics editor, The Guardian

The Boston Police Department tweeted photos of bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and later announced his capture via social media. As the number of Twitter users grows, police forces face new opportunities and challenges in using social media for communicating with the public.

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