“7F Rocks” Bliss Carman Senior Public School, Social Media & The Law by Cop Laurie McCann @AnalyzeThis5253

Grade 7 teacher Sara Asif @Miss_Asif and Toronto Police Service officer Laurie McCann @AnalyzeThis5253 talked about Social Media And The Law with students June 11, 2013 at Bliss Carmen Senior Public School in Scarborough Great kids, great teacher, great presentation! Please share the info with fellow students, parents and the community Presentation Slides: Presentation Hangout On Air archived Live to Youtube: Thanks to Detective Jeff Bangild for connecting Constable Laurie McCann with teacher Sara Asif for this presentation. Follow Scott Mills in social media "Graffiti BMX Cop" on Facebook, Twitter and Youtube

#BoostSM Social Media For Communications & Investigations Hosted By @BoostForKids at @TorontoPolice College

Boost For Kids Social Media For Communications and Investigations Education Protocol Training June 4, 2013 at Toronto Police College Special thank you to Chief William Blair, Deputy Chief Peter Sloly, Deputy Chief Mike Federico, Deputy Chief Mark Saunders, Sergeant Tim Burrows, Constable Warren Bulmer and Corporate Communications heads Mark Pugash and Meaghan Gray of Toronto Police Service for allowing the framework for the presentations today to grow and be a valued and necessary community success and safety tool. Thank you to every person who has contributed to the teamwork happening today in any way. Everyone is valued and appreciated. This blog captures information presented at a workshop Tuesday June 4, 2013 9:30am - 12:00pm at the Toronto Police College. The post is designed to be a reference for the 100 delegates at the workshop and others who are interested to share with colleagues and friends to further the use of social media for communications and investigations for community success and safety. Our motto for the day is "Each one teach one". The hash tag for the event on twitter is #BoostSM. The text of the flyer for the event is posted below. Thanks to Pearl Rimmer from Boost [...]

Akwesasne & Cornwall Communities Learn Social Media For Community Success & Safety

Crime Stoppers USA Past Chair Scott Abrams joined Constable Scott Mills of Toronto Police Service & Crime Stoppers live on a Hangout On Air May 27 at a Parent Engagement Evening at Akwesasne near Cornwall. RCMP Officer Cynthia Lord has been policing the Akwesasne area for twenty years, and is one of those police officers who genuinely cares and knows her community well. Cynthia, in collaboration with Lisa Francis-Benedict of the Akwesasne Mohawk Board of Education (AMBE) arranged a two day "Social Media For Success & Safety" awareness and education campaign in the area May 27 & 28, 2013. I was honoured to travel by Via Rail train to Cornwall and Akwesasne area from Toronto to speak with community members-specifically students and parents about using social media for success and safety in my capacity as a Toronto Police Service Social Media Officer and Adviser to Crime Stoppers programs on social media. This is the second time in five years doing this trip, and I can honestly say it is one of the experiences I cherish most in my career. Why you ask? The people of Akwesasne are amazing! Cornwall Collegiate & Vocational School students indicate they predominantly [...]

#HamOnt Crowd Funded Journalist @JoeyColeman Earns Trust of Community & Cops Using @LiveStream In Real Time

by Constable Scott Mills Toronto Police Service Corporate Communications Social Media Officer Crime Stoppers Social Media Adviser Joey Coleman is a crowdfunded journalist in Hamilton, Ontario and is forging a future based on the trust of the community , police & emergency responders Joey Coleman uses a Sony HXR-NX70U waterproof camera and a @LiveStream Procaster to update the public from official police & fire sources on emerging events in Hamilton, Ontario Every police & emergency service, no matter how big or how small, needs to have a plan & human resources in place for real time reporting of incidents in 2013, as well as real time analyzing/processing of information coming in on the case in social media. Staff Sergeant Matt Kavanagh of the Hamilton Police Service Homicide Unit stated publicly during the Tim Bosma case that social media was important and an officer had been dedicated to monitoring social media for the investigation. Staff Sergeant Matt Kavanagh of the Hamilton Police Service Homicide Unit stated publicly during the Tim Bosma homicide investigation that social media was important and an officer had been dedicated to monitoring social media for the investigation. Many more community members, police [...]

D’Arcy McGee School Parent Involvement Evening Fosters Digital Citizenship Says Organizer @SuzyBatista

There were many smiles & positive relationships built at the D'Arcy McGee Parent Involvement Evening May 16, 2013 in Toronto, Canada. Pictured left to right Nadia Fordham @NativeAdvocate Constable Scott Mills @GraffitiBMXCop Arys Dejan @Only1Arys of Leave Out Violence, Principal Thomas Banic & CSAC organizer Suzy Batista @SuzyBatista There are so many success stories in Toronto that don't get media attention. D'Arcy McGee school Parent Involvement Night is one of them! The School Resource Officers of 13 Division Toronto Police Service "Officer Terri and Officer Meaghan" along with school principal Thomas Bonic in collaboration with the leadership of the school's parent council led by parent Suzy Batista learned about many topics at their annual Parent Involvement Evening on May 16, 2012 at the school. Topics like how to stop online bullying, to how to manage an emergency in their school, who to go to with a concern of a the well being of a fellow student..how to Leave Out Violence, and staying clear of gangs were all discussed over fresh fruit, pizza, water and 50 parents, students, staff and police officers. The following is a thank you letter sent to Staff Sergeant Michael Matic of 13 Division after [...]

Appeal To Help Dutch Police @PolitieUtrecht Find Missing Children Julian & Ruben van der Schuit @JulianRubenNL

Help Find Missing Dutch Children Julian and Ruben van der Schuit | Info Tweet Police in The Netherlands @PolitieUtrecht or call +31 900 8844 or call M Foundation (Netherlands Crime Stoppers) +31 800 7000 Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers worldwide: Missing Dutch Children Julian and Ruben van der Schuit Last Seen May 6, 2013 in The Netherands Ruben and Julian van der Schuit have been missing since the 6th of May 2013 around 8.15 p.m. The last time they were seen, they were accompanied by their father (Jeroen Denis), who has been found dead in the forest nearby Doorn, Netherlands. It is believed by police that their father committed suicide. The children have not been found. The hope is that they are still alive and police can locate them safely as soon as possible Through an international network of law enforcement professionals and dedicated community volunteers facilitated by Crime Stoppers International, Dutch police officers using social media @HenkTwit and @GreetSacri have collaborated with Crime Stoppers International to get this information translated into English and posted here. It is hoped that the info can be shared from this wordpress site in the English language [...]

Who Killed Edwin Villan Sept 17, 2012 at Martingrove & Westway in Toronto? Know? Call cop Pauline Gray 416-808-7412

Vehicle of interest in Edwin Villan Toronto Homicide. If you have information please contact Detective Sergeant Pauline Gray of the Toronto Police Service Homicide Squad Toronto Police Homicide officers Detective Sergeant Pauline Gray and Detective Scott Purches need witnesses to come forward to help them solve the Septemer 17, 2012 murder of 33yr old Edwin Villan in the area of Martingrove Rd and Westway in Toronto. If you know anything call Detective Sergeant Pauline Gray 416-808-7412 or e-mail her directly at Pauline.Gray@TorontoPolice.on.ca On Monday March 4, 2013 Det/Sgt Gray and Det Purches hosted a press conference at 23 Division Toronto Police Service. Watch the archived live stream video of the press conference done by Constable Scott Mills of the Toronto Police Service Corporate Communications Unit. Click here for the official press release from the Toronto Police Service Homicide Squad A photo of a vehicle of interest, a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder, black with very distinctive wheels was also released. Tweets were made about this appeal here: Det/Sgt Gray to update Edwin Villan homicide March 4 2013 12pmat 23Div 5230 Finch Ave W TPS.to/25832 Watch Youtube.com/TorontoPolice— Homicide Squad (@TPSHomicide) March 4, 2013 Who Killed Edwin Villan Sun Sept16, 2012 at [...]

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Les médias sociaux pour le succès et la sécurité * L’intimidation et l’Internet

Les médias sociaux pour le succès et la sécurité 17 janvier 2013à l'école Sainte-Madeleine Toronto Relations et la technologie pour sauver des vies Réussite, la sécurité, les relations et la technologie pour sauver des vies dans une école et milieu communautaire a fait l'objet de trois présentations parents en soirée dans la langue française délivrée par les médias sociaux Officer agent Scott Mills, de la police de Toronto Corporate Communications (ainsi que du bénévolat social Conseiller Médias pour Échec au crime international) à Toronto françaises école élémentaire école Ste Madeleine jeudi Janvier 17, 2012. Trois présentations de 30 minutes ont été faites en tant que parents rotation entre deux autres conférenciers invités pour la soirée. Des tentatives ont été faites pour les présentations live stream en utilisant Google Plus Hangouts sur la technologie #HangOutsOnAir pour faciliter le partage et la compréhension de l'information présentée. Deux présentations ont été enregistrées et sont inclus ici pour référence. Merci à tous les co-présentateurs, les parents, le personnel scolaire et du personnel de police de Toronto qui ont collaboré pour faire de cette soirée agréable et instructive pour tous. Video 1/2 (Les sites de réseaux sociaux pour la gestion des [...]

Community Gets Boost From Concerned Youth Through Graffiti Art @MyMacs @magicfinngaw @CopsAndKidsca @1800222tips

Graffiti Community Building Supported By Toronto Crime Stoppers @1800222tips & ProAction Cops And Kids @CopsAndKidsca at 2012 Graffiti Art Mural Unveiling in Rexdale, the northwest part of Toronto in the 23 Division Police Area Graffiti Artist Wong @magicfinngaw joined by @Flow935 & Toronto Crime Stoppers @1800222tips ProAction Cops & Kids @CopsAndKidsca & 23 Division @TorontoPolice at @MyMacs Graffiti Art Mural Unveiling Friday December 14, 2012 at Mac's Convenience Store 2428 Islington Av, Toronto, Ontario Canada Click here for Google Plus Event with many more photos from the graffiti art mural reveal. Magic Finger Wong has completed a graffiti art mural for the kids and our future at the Mac's Convenience Store located at 2428 Islington Av, Toronto Ontario Canada (at corner of Elmhurst Av and Islington Av) before he hits the road with his graffiti art show in January 2013 in Montreal, Halifax and Quebec. On Friday December 14, 2012 the mural, officially called "The Thistletown Mural" but unofficially known in the community as the "Islington Mural" was launched at an unveiling ceremony attended by Elmhurst Public School students, Flow 93.5FM radio show morning show hosts Melanie and JJ, Toronto Crime Stoppers, 23 Division Toronto Police Service [...]

“Crowdsourcing The Investigation” 6th Annual Technology & Digital Evidence Symposium at Osgoode Hall Toronto 2012

Dec 1, 2012 Osgoode Hall of York University, TorontoSocial Networking Media: Crowd Sourcing the InvestigationCst. Scott Mills, Corporate Communications, Social Media Officer, Toronto Police Service Steven Johnston, Crown Prosecutor, Special Prosecutions Branch, Alberta Justice• Social networking as part of the electronic footprint of a criminal case• Discovery of evidence• Understanding the digital profile of your witness• Using essential "old school" investigative techniques Click here for Google Plus Event: https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/cnt1q8hug8um08140ato3epfgas Youtube video of presentation (tech difficulties 1/3 way through) Full description of the 6th Annual Technology & Digital Evidence Symposium at York University Osgoode Hall, Toronto Ontario Canada Saturday December 1, 2012 2:45pm From Osgoode Hall of York University, Toronto Social Networking Media: Crowd Sourcing the Investigation Cst. Scott Mills, Corporate Communications, Social Media Officer, Toronto Police Service Steven Johnston, Crown Prosecutor, Special Prosecutions Branch, Alberta Justice • Social networking as part of the electronic footprint of a criminal case • Discovery of evidence • Understanding the digital profile of your witness • Using essential "old school" investigative techniques Presentation Slides of Steven Johnston & Scott Mills Crowdsourcing The Investigation Technology & Digital Evidence Symposium Osgoode Hall 2012 from Scott Mills Complete Agenda of Event Click here for very [...]