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Help the Edmonds police with CanYouID.me


October 17, 2016

This picture is on www.CanYouID.me, a website the Edmonds PD is using to help identify crime suspects. This man broke into a coin machine at a local video arcade on Aug. 4. Send any tips in to epdtips.edmondswa.gov.

The Edmonds Police Department is increasingly relying on websites and social media to catch the bad guys/girls.

In April 2015, the department debuted its Facebook and Twitter accounts, where Sgt. Shane Hawley and Sgt. Josh McClure post information on criminals suspected on committing crimes.

The posts frequently feature photos.

The Edmonds PD has also been successful with posts from partners Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound and Q13 Fox’s’ “Washington’s Most Wanted.”

The department is now also taking advantage of another website, ww...

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