FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Top News

Mom Ticketed After Boy Urinates In Street

September 15, 2012  | 

A mother said she was outraged when a Philadelphia Police officer gave her a $50 ticket and parenting lecture after her 2-year-old son urinated in public.

Carolina Robboy was shopping with her two children on Sunday, when son Nathaniel told her he needed to go to the bathroom. The boy then ran to a traffic light pole and took matters into his own hands.

The officer wrote on the $50 ticket that Robboy told her son to go in the street and never acknowledged it was an accident.

"He said, 'I'm doing this for your own protection because God forbid there might have been a pervert out there looking at my son,'" Robboy told NBC 10.

Tags: Philadelphia PD, Child Endangerment


Comments (2)

Displaying 1 - 2 of 2

Marshal @ 9/17/2012 5:12 PM

You know if he didn't give her the ticket and some pervert was looking at her son then she would sue the officer for not protecting her son and it would be the officer's fault that her son peed in public and got saw by the pervert.

Bob@Az. @ 9/19/2012 3:14 PM

Nice to see a mother (?) watching her 2 year old "run to a traffic light pole", which I guess is not too far from the street. When my kids were that age we held their hands EVERYWHERE we went. Imagine the lawsuit momma would have brought if the boy had been hit by a car? Poor parenting. Blues, stay safe.

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Alabama Deputy Killed in Crash
A Covington County (Ala.) Sheriff's deputy who was killed in a two-vehicle crash Friday...
Kansas City Investigators Announce Arrest in Highway Shooting Cases
A suspect has been taken into custody in connection with as many as 20 highway shootings...
Video: 2 Indy Officers Dead in apparent Murder-Suicide
Two Indianapolis police officers were found dead Thursday evening in an apparent...
DOT Worker Charged in North Carolina Officer's Death
The North Carolina Highway Patrol has charged a Department of Transportation worker in a...
Flyers Threatening Albuquerque Officers Appear in Newspapers
Police say someone is making death threats against Albuquerque PD officers, and the flyers...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of over 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine