“…I can make the police force a bigger laughing stock than you!”
Avon & Somerset were criticised online after sending officers out on patrol wearing nail varnish with one victims’ charity branding the campaign an ‘odd gimmick’.
But one man’s ‘odd gimmick’ is another man’s jolly good idea for a bit off virtuesignalling, and so….
But there seemed to be no complaints this afternoon when dozens of officers strutted their stuff across Cardiff city centre with the traditional uniform rounded off with colourful footwear.
A pair of officers were pictured proudly displaying their new shoes with one opting for a white open-toed wedge and the another going for a kitten heel.
And the police and crime commissioner for South Wales Police didn’t want to miss out on the action, donning some hot pink stilettos.
Alun Michael’s walk was slightly unsteady as he posed for a short video which was posted to his official Twitter account.
I used to think the most dangerous thing for a cop to possess was a gun. Now, I think it might be a Twitter account!