NYPD creates a unit to track criminals on Facebook and Twitter

20110810-052406.jpgThe NYPD has formed a new unit to track troublemakers who announce plans or brag about their crimes on Twitter, MySpace and Facebook.
Newly named Assistant Commissioner Kevin O’Connor, one of the department’s online and gang gurus, has been put in charge of the new juvenile justice unit. He and his staff will mine social media, looking for info about troublesome house parties, gang showdowns and other potential mayhem, sources said.

Full Story: NY Daily News

Damnnnnn NYPD is stepping their social network game up. Oh well I’m not a criminal. That’s why you can’t put your business on Facebook and Twitter. How about let’s just follow the law. Damn that’s a good idea. Also don’t accept everybody as friends. You don’t know all those damn people. 3000 friends #getthefuckouttaherewiththatbullshit.