Thursday, September 3, 2015

The @SFPD & @SFPDCares...About Blocking & Muting Your Tweets

I requested the block and mute list of a variety of SFPD related Twitter accounts and yesterday I received the results.  Not all accounts engage in blocking or muting people who posts tweets to them.  For example, the @SFPDChiefSuhr@SFPDCentral@SFPDBayview, and @SFPDTenderloin accounts are not blocking or muting anyone, but below I list two accounts that are.

This is the list of blocked and muted users from the @SFPD account:

This is the list of blocked and muted users from the @SFPDCares account:






Ironically, this is what the @SFPDCares says about their Twitter account:


Yes, they are open to ideas and are willing to listen if you just so happen to agree with them or don't contact them too often, otherwise, you may find yourself blocked or muted.


For example, look at a few of the polite tweets that got @mbla807 muted on the @SFPDCares account: