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‘We see you, loser’: Exuberant Ohio police chief’s Facebook page earns 51,000 fans
AP ^ | JUNE 17, 2013 | Kantele Franko

Posted on 06/17/2013 5:24:26 PM PDT by rickmichaels

KENT, Ohio — If you’re up to no good in this pocket of northeast Ohio, especially in a witless way, you’re risking not only jail time or a fine but a swifter repercussion with a much larger audience: You’re in for a social media scolding from police Chief David Oliver and some of his small department’s 51,000 Facebook fans.

And Oliver does not mince words.

In postings interspersed with community messages and rants, the Brimfield Township chief takes to task criminals and other ne’er-do-wells — his preferred term is “mopes,” appropriated from police TV shows and an old colleague who used it — for the stupid, the lazy and the outright unlawful. Even an ill-considered parking choice can spur a Facebook flogging.

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1 posted on 06/17/2013 5:24:26 PM PDT by rickmichaels
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To: rickmichaels

Good on the fellow.


2 posted on 06/17/2013 9:57:26 PM PDT by mylife (Ted Cruz understands the law, and he does not fear the unlawful.)
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