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The Role of Social Media in Law Enforcement
Episode 4810th February 2022 • Public Sector Marketing Show • Joanne Sweeney
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Did you know that my very first step into the public sector niche began in 2013 when I studied the role of social media in Irish police force? A background in broadcast and investigative journalism, court and tribunal reporting and a deep respect for the work of law enforcement led to an academic and practitioner journey that continues today. 

In Episode 48 of the Public Sector Marketing Show, I’m sharing my knowledge in this area.

Coming up in the show.

  • How law enforcement agencies use social media
  • The research tactics used for crime investigation
  • I Interview Detective Chief Superintendent Michael Gubbins, Chief Bureau Officer of the Criminal Assets Bureau, a specialist law enforcement agency that is responsible for seizing the proceeds of crime. We find out why public support is vital in their role to deny and deprive. 

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The Public Sector Marketing Show is a weekly podcast dedicated to digital marketing and social media insights for government and public sector pros hosted by Joanne Sweeney, founder of the Public Sector Marketing Institute.