31 Mar 2009
New Metropolitan Police campaign ridiculed
A new media campaign launched by the Metropolitan Police aimed at encouraging people to report any suspicious activity has been ridiculed by users online. The campaign ads show a busy London street with the following message: "A bomb won't go off here because weeks before a shopper reported someone studying the CCTV cameras. Don't rely on others. If you suspect it, report it."
Now, under the impulsion of the site Boing Boing, dozens of people have submitted their own ads, ridiculing the Metropolitan Police's latest scare tactics. Last year, photographers were up in arms against another Police campaign that specifically targeted them. For more details, check our previous coverage here.
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