SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Dept. is using social networking tools and a blog to stay connected to the community.
SCMPD's website now has a link to their new WordPress blog, where people can read and comment on news releases.
Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Dept. has also launched a Facebook page, which is linked from their website. Now Facebook users will be able to get news releases, traffic updates and emergency alerts right from Facebook. Those Facebook users who choose to "like" the page will then get status updates from SCMPD appearing in their profile's news feed automatically. Click here for the Facebook page link or search on Facebook for Savannah Chatham Metro Police.
SCMPD has been on Twitter for a while, but was not ready to officially launch it. Twitter followers can get news releases, traffic updates and emergency alerts on the go at twitter.com/scmetropd.