Category Archives: Social Media

Join Us at the 2017 IACP Public Information Officer Midyear Conference

If you’re looking at your training budget for the year trying to decide the best path for professional growth, the IACP Public Information Officer (PIO) Midyear Conference co-hosted by the Aurora, Colorado, Police Department is a conference you don’t want … Continue reading

Posted in Membership, Sections, Social Media, Technology

Put a little pop (culture) into your PSAs

Guest Blogger: Katie Nelson, Social Media + Public Relations Coordinator, Mountain View, California, Police Department Social media has shortened the public’s attention span significantly, and law enforcement agencies have known for some time that to captivate a non-captive audience, you have … Continue reading

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Technology and Violence Against Women Series – Posting Content Online

In this blog series, we are examining the impact of technology on violence against women crimes, as identified by the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) Safety Net Project. Tomorrow, the IACP Violence Against Women team will focus on … Continue reading

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Technology and Violence Against Women Series – Email & Online Evidence Collection

In this blog series, we are examining the impact of technology on violence against women crimes, as identified by the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) Safety Net Project. In the coming days, the IACP Violence Against Women team … Continue reading

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#WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday – Sharing Your Agency’s Story Through Video Part 2

This post is part of our ongoing, #WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday blog series. The #WhyIWearTheBadge campaign kicked off four months ago during the 2015 Police Week. In those four months, thousands of stories have been shared via traditional and social media. One … Continue reading

Posted in Community-Police Relations, Social Media

#WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday – Integrating with Other Campaigns

This post is part of our ongoing #WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday blog series. #WhyIWearTheBadge was designed to be a social media campaign that allowed law enforcement agencies all over the world to share stories, photos, and videos that provided a glimpse inside … Continue reading

Posted in Community-Police Relations, Social Media

#WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday – Tips for Sharing Your Stories Through Video

This post is part of our ongoing #WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday blog series. Guest blogger: Lieutenant Christopher Cook, Arlington, Texas, Police Department This is the second blog post in a series on #WhyIWearTheBadge campaign. In the first article, we spoke about how … Continue reading

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#WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday – Simple Words, Strong Statements

This post is part of our ongoing #WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday blog series. The #WhyIWearTheBadge campaign is still going strong as agencies from around the world share their reasons for wearing the badge and choosing to protect and serve their communities. So … Continue reading

Posted in Community-Police Relations, Leadership, Social Media

#WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday – Tips for Sharing Your Story Through Images

This post is part of our ongoing #WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday blog series. Guest blogger: Lieutenant Christopher Cook, Arlington, Texas, Police Department The Arlington, Texas, Police Department has been posting regular updates across all of our social media platforms to support the … Continue reading

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IACP Launches Protect and Serve Webpage

In December, IACP President Richard Beary announced the creation of a new initiative, Protect and Serve. We are excited to announce that the Protect and Serve webpage has launched and is available at http://www.theiacp.org/protectandserve. Through this initiative, the IACP is … Continue reading

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