Amy Barnes

Police Officer, Chicago Police Department

Amy Barnes is a Police Officer with the Chicago Police Department.  Amy has been with the department for 17 years, and is currently assigned to a task force team that assists the Chicago Public Schools with safety issues. One of the key topics is online social media safety.  Amy coordinates with Public School officials to look at social media threats to schools, along with online gang activity among students. Amy has conducted numerous interventions with students about online safety and enjoys teaching others about the impacts of social media.