Here are some sample tweets from the York County District Attorney’s Office new account:
State Troopers cleared in the 9/16/12 death of Hector Gonzalez.”it was an appropriate action when balancing the risk to public safety”
— York Co. Dist. Atty. (@yorkcounty_da) October 16, 2012
— York Co. Dist. Atty. (@yorkcounty_da) October 19, 2012
Shelby Lyn Adams has a pre-trial conf tomorrow on charges of criminal homicide.1:30pm / ctrm 2 of the Judicial Center
— York Co. Dist. Atty. (@yorkcounty_da) October 25, 2012
A full news release from the county, after the jump:
The new account, @yorkcounty_da, will feature updates on major criminal trials as they progress. It will also feature news about pending or approved criminal legislation and provide updates about activities within the district attorney’s office.
“Our goal is to help keep the community abreast of important new developments relevant to our criminal justice system,” said District Attorney Tom Kearney. “We invite everyone to participate and communicate with us.”
A link to the District Attorney’s Twitter feed is available by clicking on the on the social media box on the the county’s website, http://yorkcountypa.gov or through the district attorney’s website at www.yorkda.com.