GUEST BLOG: Social Media and Crime – by Sandra Mills

The following post is a guest blog from Sandra Mills, a freelance write based in Los Angeles. Below, she uses some statistics compiled from sources such as Forbes.com to warn of the dangers surrounding over-sharing on social networks, and what the real-life implications might be if the wrong people are watching. Social Media and Crime … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: Social Media and Crime – by Sandra Mills

Cop Adds Crime Suspects On Facebook, Gets Tip-off From Status Update

There have been many instances of social media being used in criminal investigations, and a number of people are now in jail for Twitter posts or Facebook updates that weren't suitable for public airing. But it appears criminal stupidity has reached a new low (or should that be 'new high'?) in Brooklyn. Officer Michael Rodrigues … Continue reading Cop Adds Crime Suspects On Facebook, Gets Tip-off From Status Update