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

Top News

Utah Officer Tickets Barbie Jeep

October 08, 2013  | 

Screenshot via KUTV.
Screenshot via KUTV.
An American Fork (Utah) Police officer with a sense of humor wrote a fake traffic citation and placed it on a hot-pink Barbie jeep blocking a driveway.

The officer made out the bright orange adandoned vehicle tag to "Barbie" and moved the toy jeep out of the road, reports the Deseret News. The jeep had been left out on the sidewalk by 7-year-old Autumn.

Police told ABC15 they hoped the citation would show neighbors that police were in the neighborhood looking out for their vehicles.

Tags: Community Relations, Parking Enforcement, American Fork (Utah) PD


Comments (4)

Displaying 1 - 4 of 4

bob retired leo @ 10/8/2013 4:16 PM

I hope KEN gave her hell for illegal parking....lol...

Capt. Crunch @ 10/8/2013 5:27 PM

Good PR. I love it.

Marshal Fine @ 10/9/2013 12:31 PM

Very cool. I open the door at the elementary school every day and to spend time with the future is so important to them and the police. This was a cute idea to make a fun contact with the police.

jim rigney @ 10/17/2013 5:33 AM

Funny good stuff

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

Police Work, Pregnancy Collide in Ky. Town
A pregnant Kentucky officer's request for desk duty when she was five months pregnant was...
Standoff Ends as Officers Storm Illinois Home, Free Hostages and Capture Suspects
About two dozen heavily armed law enforcement officers stormed a home in Chicago's...
Woman Killed by Stray Police Bullet in Orlando Bar Shooting
An Orlando police officer mistakenly shot and killed an innocent woman during a...
Ohio Officer Involved in Fatal Walmart Shooting Returns to Duty
After showing a short portion of Walmart's surveillance video to Crawford's parents, Ohio...
National Guard Pulling Out of Ferguson
Gov. Jay Nixon is withdrawing the Missouri National Guard from Ferguson, his office...

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 nearly 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