Pinterest Page Setup To Catch Criminals And Its Successful

Pinterest Page Catches Criminals

 

Pinterest Page Catches Criminals

Catching criminals often involves endless hours of detective work, reels of security camera footage and sometimes just a bit of plain old luck. A possibly more effective way to catch those same criminals is to use social networking website Pinterest.

The Mercury, a Pottstown, Pennsylvania newspaper, has so far posted 74 pictures to its newspaper Pinterest  page and surprisingly the effort has been very effective.

Pottstown Police Capt. F. Richard Drumheller told NPR that the minute the page was setup tips began flooding in to his department. Drumheller notes: [Read more…]