It’s 4/20, the Police Know, and They Have Jokes for the Occasion

April 20, 4/20, "Weed Day" -- call it what you will, it's become the internationally recognized day for marijuana enthusiasts to celebrate their favorite little leaf.

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NJSP/NYPD
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Wyoming PD
Police in Wyoming, Minnesota, have set up "traps" to try and catch weed smokers on their annual holiday.
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The NYPD's 49th Precinct busted something that was very much not oregano.
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Portland PD
Even in weed-friendly towns like Portland, Oregon, the police would still like you to behave yourself.
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NJSP
The dogs of the New Jersey State Police like pot for a very different reason from most humans.
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ISU PD
Since it's 4/20, the weed-cops-donuts joke was inevitable at some point, this one courtesy of Iowa State University's police department in Ames, Iowa.
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Maplewood PD
Another Minnesota police department has its own nifty little ploy to try and catch smokers on 4/20.
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Hiram PD
The Hiram Police Department of Georgia are kindly offering their services to discerning smokers on Weed Day.
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Denver PD
Even in Denver, Colorado, where pot is legal, you still have to follow the rules, and the "Mile High City" has helpfully shared them here.
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Marysville PD
...And then there are police departments like Marysville, Kansas, which are not quite as tolerant of your 4/20 shenanigans.
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