BPD Receives Fellows Choice Award for ‘Organization of the Year’

On November 7, 2013, the Society for New Communications Research awarded the Boston Police Department the Fellows Choice Award, for the Organization of the Year.   The SNCR recognized the BPD for its use of social media tools and technologies to inform the public of important news and updates involving  the Boston Marathon Bombings and for communicating directly with the community during a time of crisis. 

The Society for New Communications Research is a global nonprofit research and education foundation, think tank and public service organization. SNCR focuses on the latest developments in new and emerging communications tools and technologies including the use of digital, social media, and mobile applications  and their effect on business, culture and society.