|Elgin police Detective Mark Whaley looks over a|
Facebook page. Police have added social media
to their arsenal of investigative tools used to solve
crime. (Ted Schnell • BocaJump)
Second in a series
- One is as investigators looking to solve crimes and to head off criminal activity.
- The second is to educate residents to exercise caution about what they post on social media. The department’s school liaison officers do this as they work with kids, but the department also works to educate adults through its community relations programs.
What the tech?
- Day 1: Social media for fun, work, fighting crime
- Today: EPD is online to fight crime
- Day 3: Protecting yourself on social media