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Effective Engagement 5

 New Technology – more hindrance than help? This isn’t my image – just one that I feel reflects the public view of technology, and of the police. Many people – especially in middle management in the police-  are frightened of … Continue reading

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Social Media Handbook for Police: Part 10

Welcome to the the next instalment in my series of social media tips. These are aimed primarily at a police audience, but hopefully applicable to a wider group of people too, especially those in the public sector. This series of … Continue reading

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Guest Post – Nick Keane: Rumours and fears on social media sites

Another guest post from Nick Keane (@NickKeane on Twitter). Nick is the Digital Engagement and Knowledge Business Advisor at the NPIA. I’m grateful to colleagues from Staffordshire who have shared the below information about rumours about child abduction which initially surfaced … Continue reading

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Get it right, or regret it!

Get it right, or the public will make you regret it See this video called United breaks guitars written after United Airlines customer service was less than helpful, or the ex employee who started a site called Asdasucks (no longer live) about … Continue reading

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Social Media Handbook for Police: Part 4

Welcome to the the next instalment in my series of social media tips. These are aimed primarily at a police audience, but hopefully applicable to a wider group of people too, especially those in the public sector. This series of … Continue reading

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ACPO Digital – ‘the end of digital’?

I was fortunate to help arrange the recent ACPO event on digital technologies and social media, in conjunction with NPIA and Google. The event was deliberately small, and aimed at senior strategic leaders across UK policing. Attendees included Sir Hugh … Continue reading

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Augmented reality for Policing

So what is Augmented Reality? In a nutshell it is using technology (phones, cameras, specially adapted glasses) to overlay useful information on the real world around us. One good example is the Head up Display (HUD) that is used in … Continue reading

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