Web Toolbar by Wibiya
Login | Sign Up AnonymousUser
twiter
New to Comunitee?


or Sign Up with Email

Tech

>> PINTEREST Latest News

JAN 11, 2013 - Betabeat

A Must Read - Share

Cops Now Pinning Mugshots to Pinterest Because the Police Can Be Aspirational Too

Few social networks are as adroit at triggering man's aspirational impulse as Pinterest. Of course, different people covet different things. In the case of police departments in fourteen cities--including Pottstown, Penn., Kansas City, Mo. and now Philadelphia--Buzzfeed reports that cops are using Pinterest to advertise what want to catch: criminals. Their methods have been effective. Commenters are responding with times and dates of last sightings and Pottstown reports that its Pinterest page led to a 57 percent increase in arrests. Philadelphia Police Department corporal Frank Domizio told ... Read More

Tags: Cops Now Pinning Mugshots to Pinterest Because the Police Can Be Aspirational Too,  Pinterest Latest News