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Article updated: 7/8/2013 4:22 PM

Chicago police turn to Twitter, texting

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Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy describes new efforts to let people anonymously send crime tips, along with videos and photos, to police, who can then relay them to computers in squad cars responding to calls.

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Chicago police are hoping social media and smartphones will help them fight crime in the city. Superintendent Garry McCarthy announced a series of changes to the department's community policing program on Monday.
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