The Persistent Social Media Notice Board (Or "Singapore Police Force's First 'Facebook Arrest'"): Iva... #Singapore

is a very successful social media initiative by a government agency, in terms of public awareness, receptivity and amount of consistent "chatter" (i.e. comments). I've not done any recent environment scan, let alone a comprehensive survey. But looking at the comments and number of congratulatory Likes for its recent "win" , it's easy to conclude that the SPF Facebook page is certainly a popular one: The "win" was this , as reported by ChannelNewsAsia , 25 Nov 2011 (emphasis are mine): SINGAPORE: Police have arrested two loanshark suspects based on a lead that came from a photo that was posted on the police Facebook page in July 2009. A netizen called the 999 number on November 11 after seeing the photo, saying he could identify the suspect. Fuller details over at the SPF press release , "Singapore Police Makes Its First “Facebook Arrest", 25 Nov 2011: This significant deve...

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