How could police officers use social media (Facebook, twitter and YouTube) to solve major crimes in Jamaica? The following are some possible ways:
- Identifying people (suspects) and their location – Facebook/ Google search
- Gathering evidence – twitter tweets, Facebook post and YouTube videos
- Collecting tips on criminal activities – Facebook/ twitter
- Discovering criminal activities – Facebook/ twitter
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The table below shows 2011 major crime figures for Jamaica, clearly we have a problem!
Finally, do you believe social media could play a significant role in solving major crimes in Jamaica? Please share your views.
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