Category: Community Engagement

Who are the fans of British Police?

This is the first of a series of posts following a detailed research project looking at how British police use Facebook pages – see more about this and links to other posts here. Demographics of Fans of Police Facebook Pages One of the first elements examined was the […]

Facebook – time to share

Last summer I undertook a significant research project looking at how British police forces use Facebook to engage with their communities. I have shared this work with a number of colleagues and I have been encouraged to share this more widely. Everyone is to busy these days so […]

Facebook ‘Success Story’

On Monday (25 November 2013), I  was involved in launching something I and my colleagues are very proud of. Facebook published a case study of the work of my force, Staffordshire Police, to highlight to other agencies and governmental organisations what they see as our ‘Facebook Success Story’. […]

Hate seeing myself on TV!

When you work in public relations from time to time you find yourself speaking to camera men, reporters and documentary makers on a fairly regular basis. Thankfully we are usually behind the camera, supporting and encouraging to the person we have arranged or “pushed” in front of the […]