The role of social media in the search for Tom Hecht


by Laura Rodriguez

Social media and the internet played a huge role in the search for Tom Hecht.

The flyers had links to Facebook, Twitter, and even an icon for smart phones.

Upon hearing that a body was found in the Milwaukee River, family and friends reached out to the Hecht family to offer their condolences.


Should employers be able to ask applicants for social media log in information?

  • Yes
  • No