Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday October 02, 2012

Seattle Police Post Real-Time Crime Reports on Twitter

Want up-to-the-minute crime reports in your Twitter feed? Neither do we...but the Seattle Police Department sure thinks it is a great idea. eek!

"More and more people want to know what’s going on on their piece of the rock," said the chief of police, John Diaz. "They want to specifically know what’s going on in the areas around their home, around their work, where their children might be going to school. This is just a different way we could put out as much information as possible as quickly as possible."