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A rare interview! Can you believe it? With a law enforcement officer at that!
Say hello to Officer Mike Bires, an incredible source of knowledge and expertise on all things cyber security, cyber safety/privacy and so much more.
This is a not to be missed episode, especially by women in such a public forum as podcasting. Once you listen, give us the scoop and let us know one key thing you learned from this illuminating interview!
Super Quick Re-cap Interview Re-cap!
- When interviewing a police officer you gotta always have your police officer hat on
- Separating online personality vs private personality: eliminate the inquisitiveness
- Don’t be a mystery, put it out there
- How the law enforcement agencies have had to adjust to social media and their public faces
- What made Officer Bires interested interested in social media and his baptism by fire into social media
- How does a police officer decide to build websites?
- Holy cow! He teaches other law enforcement professionals how to do this social media thing!
- How to navigate what you say and behave on social while representing your company
- Breaking: there are people that do not like the cops
- What do you call the haters? Trolling? Cyber bullying? Freedom of speech? Hate speech?
- As a government agency, the social media pages profiles of Law Enforcement Agencies belong to the people, and that poses very interesting protocols
- A brief description of cyber-bullying for individuals and companies, and how engagement comes into play
- DO. NOT. ENGAGE.
- You go two rounds with people, that is all.
- Bullying people IRL there are wedgies and squirlies involved, how do you handle it in the cyberworld?
- It’s in the public conversation that we can shift public perception of the trolls and cyber bullying
- Personal side of cyber bullying: do not engage
- Some insight into state-side cyber bullying laws
- Prosecuting across state lines, you had no idea we’d be going there right?
- “So, when will the police be ready?” remember that people!
- And Jess asks, when does law enforcement turn from a cop to a guidance counselor
- Let’s talk about Kim Kardashian and was she being unsafe
- Tips for online safety
- Do a google search on your name
- Do not become a creature of habit
- Turn off your GPS settings on your phone peeps!
- You have to pick your head up
- How and to stay safe at online events!
- Steps to take when you have creepers after you
- How Officer Bires is using podcasting to serve the law enforcement community
- There are some crazy creepy sites out there that have a ton of information on YOU that you don’t even know!
- A super cool series on privacy by
Links mentioned by Jess and Elsie!
- Leave us feedback via Speakpipe!
- The BOLO Podcast
- Abine: DeleteMe
- The WNYC project The Privacy Paradox
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