Government Employees

User stories have been collected via our survey and are only published on our site when we’re given explicit permission by users, including whether or not we are permitted to publish their name and location (many prefer to be anonymous). They are lightly edited for clarity or readability. Note that category tags are for easy searchability only and may not be exhaustive.

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User Story: Anonymous

Facebook made me change my name. I sent them this response: Hello. I an a retired peace officer (San Francisco Sheriff’s Department). I have had credible death threats by a convicted murderer because of my involvement with her incarceration. For reasons of personal safety I NEVER put my actual last…

User Story: Anonymous

I use my first name and middle name. I am a government employee and my department is known to receive threats. We are told to keep our involvement with work out of our public interactions. So I don’t want my legal last name that I use at work to be…

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