Law Enforcement 2.0 - The Potential And The (Legal) Restrictions Of Facebook Data For Police Tracing And Investigation

Innovative information technologies permit new approaches to fight crime. This study examines the police’s state-of-the-art application of Facebook information and identifies two fields of usage: First, the police use Facebook to ask users for help, e.g. looking for witnesses of a crime. Second, the police search the social network for information, pictures… CONTINUE READING