Police join Facebook, Twitter

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The Sharon Police Department has begun using Facebook and Twitter in an effort to communicate with the public quickly and easily about public safety issues, Lieutenant Tilden Kaufman said. Recent Facebook posts from the department include tips about Halloween safety and how to spot a fake-check scam, a notice about the October implementation of the “Click It or Ticket” seat belt enforcement program, and information about the Sharon Police and Fire Museum. The department can be found at and

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