Managing ‘Threats’: Uses of Social Media for Policing Domestic Extremism and Disorder in the UK

Description: “The research examines two key areas of social media practices for policing: 1) the ways in which social media communication and data becomes identified as potential domestic ‘threats’ and 2) the ways in which the police engages with social media to manage and minimize those ‘threats’.”

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Author(s): Lina Dencik, Arne Hintz, Zoe Carey, Hina Pandya from Cardiff University