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NYPD Practically Begging For Another Twitter Disaster

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 04.28.2014 | Technology

Undeterred by a recent hashtag campaign that went viral for all the wrong reasons, the New York City Police Department appears determined to bounce ba...

NYPD Not Giving Up On Social Media Despite Epic Twitter Debacle

AP | JAKE PEARSON and TOM HAYS | Posted 06.23.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — To put it in social media terms, the New York Police Department got trolled. The nation's largest police force learned the hard way...

This NYPD Idea Backfired Horribly On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 04.23.2014 | Crime

The New York City Police Department sent out an interesting request on Tuesday, asking followers to send photos of themselves posing proudly with offi...

NYPD Brushing Up On Local Rap Game

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

NYPD officers are now familiarizing themselves with the local rap game in order to gain a better understanding of gang violence in the city. The Ne...

TWEETS: Supporters Of Racist EMT Threaten Post Reporter

Posted 03.29.2013 | New York

After New York Post reporter Candice Giove confronted New York City EMT Timothy Dluhos about his secret, racist "Bad Lieutenant" Twitter account, the ...

NYPD Warns Officers About Facebook, Twitter

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 03.28.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- The New York Police Department has begun policing how its officers use Facebook, Twitter and other social media. An internal order made p...

NYPD To Double Size Of Gang Unit Over Social Media Violence

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 12.02.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Police investigating two gangs called the Very Crispy Gangsters and the Rockstarz didn't need to spend all their time pounding the pa...

NYPD Cops Will Use Online Aliases, Traceless Laptops

Posted 09.12.2012 | New York

In a five-page memo sent out to officers last week, the NYPD presented official guidelines regarding the use of social media within probes. The Da...

Gang Members Accept Cop's Facebook 'Friend' Request, Gets Arrested

Posted 05.31.2012 | New York

14 members of a Crown Heights gang were arrested after several accepted a Facebook friend request from an NYPD officer who suspected the group was ti...