CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The Cape Girardeau Police Department is using social media to give folks a look at what it's like behind the badge.
On Friday, November 6, the department is offering a virtual ride-along on twitter.
The "tweet-along," as it's been dubbed, will take place from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday night.
The purpose of the event is to educate the public about what officer do, and what they encounter while on the job.
You can take part in the patrol by following the Cape Girardeau Police Department on twitter @CapePolice.