When it comes to getting out of a speeding ticket, I’ve had luck with humor. The only time I had been pulled over, it had been by an officer in an unmarked car. When he had told me how much over the speed limit I had been going, my response was “well if I knew you were a cop I wouldn’t have done that.” He laughed – and I escaped without a ticket.
A thread on Reddit asked law enforcement officers to share a time when they laughed on the job, particularly in response to something a suspect said or did. Here are the eight best answers:
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