A man allegedly unloaded his gun at Boston police officers on Saturday, engaging cops in a broad daylight shootout in the city’s South End.
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The Boston Police Department was quickly using social media to gather information about the attack and was seeking anyone with video of … (@bostonpolice) February 12, 2018 The police department then apologized: BPD realizes that an earlier tweet may have offended some and we apologize for that. In 2012, the Seattle Police Department launched Tweets-By-Beat to let users follow or view police dispatches in each of the city’s 51 police beats. Edward F. Davis III, Alejandro A. Alves and David Alan Sklansky MARCH 2014. The Boston Police Department (BPD) has long . 231K likes. embraced both community policing and the use of social media. April 15, 2013: How Twitter Informed Us. Introduction. Boston police say they responded around 2:13 p.m. Saturday to a call for a man… The department put its experience to good and highly visible use in April 4.3K likes. — Boston Police Dept. Boston Police Department (Official), Boston, MA.

Tyler Brown, 40, of Boston, was arrested following the incident and is facing several charges including assault with intent to murder.

Boston University Police Department, Boston, Massachusetts. Social Media and Police Leadership: Lessons From Boston. Boston manhunt complicated by Ustream, Twitter ... the Federal Bureau of Investigations and Boston Police Department made a plea to the public …