“In this era of the information age, these social media platforms are where so many government entities, businesses and individuals are increasingly getting their news, conducting their business, sharing their opinions, and living their lives. With these new channels, the Lake County Citizens will be able to obtain the information they need and are entitled to” said Lake County State’s Attorney Mike Nerheim.
The Twitter and Facebook pages will contain information about ongoing community events, events that the office has been involved in throughout the community, links to press releases, updates on happenings with in the state’s attorney’s office.
Most importantly, it will serve as the direct link between the media, the community and the state’s attorney’s office. Building our social network will give us the opportunity to share educational information and communicate with the public more than we have before, said Nerheim.
“Transparency between the state’s attorney’s office, the media and the community is very important to me as the state’s attorney. I want to ensure that the media and the community are fully aware of the public information that is occurring in the office. Our staff is involved in many positive community events, and they strive every day to seek justice. These are issues that are imperative for the public to become aware of.”
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Submitted by the Lake County State's Attorney's Office