This research explores police communications on social media using a variety of data sources. The principal aim of this study is to understand how, why and in what ways are police forces in England and Wales are using social media to engage and interact with their public.
Start date:October 2016
Research Topic:Police and Social Media in England and Wales
Research Supervisor:Professor Matthew Williams and Dr Pete Burnap
Supervising school:School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University
Primary funding source:ESRC Wales Doctoral Training Partnership