Twitter is one of the best places on the internet for wasting hours on end and finding hilarious jokes and memes. However, when it comes to following an official police Twitter account, you would expect serious comments about traffic concerns and public safety. Behind the strict arm of the law, you will find that police officers are ordinary people. And like regular people, some of them can be gut-wrenchingly funny.
For over 150K followers of the Edmonton Police Twitter account, they have been treated to some very positive, and light-hearted humour. While the account is most often used for crime watch, and warnings like intended, the other side of their social media is prone to renditions of famous songs, and pop culture references.
Somebody get the Edmonton police a karaoke machine and a Sound Cloud account:
They also have some clever takes on the cities unfortunate incidences:
Many of the funny tweets are aimed at the #9PMRoutine movement, which is a way to remind citizens to lock their homes, cars, and garages as part of a nightly ritual. Regardless, Edmonton locals are pleased with their humorous methods.