• IACP Conference
    LESM Workshops

    IACP 2014 will take place from October 25-28 in Orlando, Florida. As in past years, there are a plethora of social media workshops available for novice and advanced practitioners. We look forward to seeing you there.


  • IACP/Accenture
    Webinar Series

    On Wednesday, December 11, IACP and Accenture hosted three webinars on social media strategy development to build on the publication Ready, Set, Go. Recordings of the webinars will be provided to law enforcement personnel upon request.


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    Center for Social Media

    IACP’s Center for Social Media serves as a clearinghouse of information and no-cost resources to help law enforcement personnel to develop or enhance their agency’s use of social media and integrate Web 2.0 tools into agency operations.

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    Social Media Created Citizen Investigators

    In his latest post, Chief Billy Grogan discusses taking advantage of the power of social media to create citizen investigators across your community.

  • 10/23/2014
    Social Media Maturity Model
    In partnership with Accenture Federal Service, the IACP has developed a social media maturity model to help law enforcement agencies assess their existing and potential social media capabilities.

  • 10/21/2014
    Bringing Your Social Media Audience as Close as Nextdoor
    In her latest contribution to The Social Media Beat, Lynn Hightower showcases how the Boise Police Department is using Nextdoor to provide targeted messaging at the neighborhood level.

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Does the IACP offer social media training? The IACP, through its Center for Social Media, offers executive level training on social media. Click here for more information.

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Social Media Created Citizen Investigators

Whether your department uses Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, or a different platform, you can take advantage of the power of social media to create citizen investigators across your community.  Unfortunately, that will never...

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