Social media lends helping hand to police

Social media lends helping hand to police
KEVIN GREEN
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Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 8:49am

That selfie you posted on social media could land you in jail.

The Gladewater Police Department launched its City of Gladewater Municipal Arrest Warrants page on Facebook about a month ago, and warrant investigator Tim Barnett said Tuesday the page has been a success in finding scofflaws and clearing warrants.

But Gladewater police aren’t alone in embracing social media; other area departments also are using Facebook and Twitter to disseminate public safety information. 

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