Australian Federal Police wants Facebook cop

Australian Federal Police (AFP) are calling for the social networking site Facebook to employ a law enforcement expert in Australia.AFP assistant commissioner Neil Gaughan is joining six senior law enforcement officials from around the world in Washington today for a US Department of Justice meeting about the social networking site.The meeting follows the death of Sydney teenager Nona Belomesoff, who met her alleged killer via Facebook.
http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2010/05/26/2909452.htmAlso see:Facebook ‘hindering the police’
The operators of Facebook have been hampering criminal investigations and putting lives at risk by withholding information from law enforcement agencies, according to the Australian Federal Police.AFP Assistant Commissioner Neil Gaughan will leave for Washington today to attend a meeting of law enforcement officials from around the world to discuss concerns with the booming social networking website.
http://www.theage.com.au/technology/facebook-hindering-the-police-20100525-wb0y.htmlFacebook ‘hindering the police’
Facebook’s woeful relationship with law enforcement bodies is hampering police investigations and putting lives at risk, the Australian Federal Police says.The AFP’s assistant commissioner and head of high tech crime operations, Neil Gaughan, will fly to Washington DC today for a meeting convened by the US Department of Justice in which senior law enforcement officials from around the world will discuss their concerns with the social networking website.
http://www.smh.com.au/technology/technology-news/facebook-hindering-the-police-20100525-wb8u.html
http://www.theage.com.au/technology/technology-news/facebook-hindering-the-police-20100525-wb8u.html

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