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On Thanksgiving, Have a Healthy Heaping of Happy (Not a Holiday Headache)
Holiday get-togethers are making something of a comeback, so you're headed over the river and through the woods to "Grandmother's house" for the traditional Thanksgiving Holiday gathering. In case the dinner conversation turns contentious, here's a small collection of short jokes and one-liners to break the tension when the food fight is about to begin.
November 19, 2021
Police Humor: You Might be a Motor Officer if…
Motor Officers are special breed. They run a ton of traffic, they get to ride right up to the wing of Air Force One to receive the President when he visits (very cool no matter your party affiliation), and their mode of transportation is the envy of many cops stuffed into an ever-shrinking squad car.
July 9, 2021
British Firefighters Free Training Officer from His Own Handcuffs
An officer in Northamptonshire—a city in central England—had to have firefighters snip him out of a jam involving his own handcuffs early Tuesday.
August 20, 2020
FL Man's Handmade 'COVID 19 infected' Sign Doesn't Stop Deputies from Arresting Him
Florida deputies said a wanted man posted a sign on his front door that read "COViD 19 iNFected since 4/8/20" in a last-ditch attempt to avoid arrest. It didn't work.
April 23, 2020
Wisconsin Department "Cancels Crime" Due to Coronavirus Concerns
The Kenosha (WI) Police Department has declared a moratorium on criminal activity amid concerns over the spread of the Coronavirus.
March 9, 2020
Agency's Social Media Post on 'Coronavirus' Targets Meth Dealers
Officers with the Merrill (WI) Police Department recently warned users of methamphetamine that their drug of choice may be infected by the disease that has recently seized headlines.
February 28, 2020
Video: Idaho Officer's Body Camera Catches Conflict with Wild Turkeys
An officer with the Ada County (ID) Sheriff's Office conducting a traffic stop came under sudden attack by a group of wild turkeys earlier this week, and the entire interaction was captured on body-worn camera video.
February 28, 2020
Maine Police Arrest Man for OUI on Riding Lawnmower
Officers with the Augusta (ME) Police Department posted on social media an image of two patrol SUVs parked behind a riding lawnmower that had reportedly been ridden by an individual accused of driving under the influence.
February 12, 2020
Own the Internet: Best Practices for Police Agencies on Social Media
Here are some thoughts on best practices for agencies and individual officers as the use of social media becomes more prevalent in policing.
February 7, 2020
Florida Agency Posts Image on Facebook of Deputy and Small Deer
The Monroe County (FL) Sheriff's Office posted an image on social media of an encounter between a deputy and a small male deer.
February 4, 2020
Wisconsin Deputy Issues Warning to Driver of Oscar Mayer "Wienermobile"
A deputy with the Waukesha County (WI) Sheriff's Department pulled over and issued a warning to the driver of the famous Oscar Mayer "Wienermobile" for reportedly violating that state's "move over law."
January 29, 2020
Ohio Department Warns of "Highly Addictive" Girl Scout Cookies Hitting the Streets
The Ravenna (OH) Police Department recently took to social media to warn area residents about the impending arrival of a "highly addictive substance that is about to hit the streets" as members of the notorious "Girl Scouts of America" flood the streets with sugary treats.
January 27, 2020
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