The 3PO: Social Media Analysis—Briefing Paper is the first of the 3PO briefing series. It presents a comprehensive study on harmful content directed at police officers and staff on social media platforms. Here is a summary of the recommendations:
- Offering bespoke support for different forms of harm.
- Providing support and reassurance for those experiencing reputation damage or personal attacks.
- Increasing public support for initiatives related to inclusion policies and practices.
- Offering physical security support and advice for those who experience identification that may draw negative attention.
The findings from this study can inform policy and support mechanisms to address the unique challenges faced by police officers and staff in dealing with online harassment and abuse.
You can download the 3PO Social Media Analysis Briefing Paper below.